TITLE

Energy Retrofits: When Is the Time to Act?

AUTHOR(S)
English, Lance; Sanvido, Victor; Harrisberger, Don
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Mar2011, Vol. 83 Issue 3, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of inefficient operation in the building's system. It states the applied measures to reduce current energy consumption which includes adjusting a building-automation program, addressing years of deferred maintenance and recommissioning existing mechanical systems. It notes the importance of careful evaluation and retrocommissioning if the building suffered from deferred maintenance, poor integrated building automation and obsolete mechanical equipment.
ACCESSION #
60303809

 

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