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Energy Efficiency: What, Why & How

Energy conservation helps:

  • Maximize tenant comfort
  • Reduce utility bills

Conservation measures slow:

  • Accumulative impacts of energy production and delivery
  • Extraction of non-renewable natural resources
  • Degradation of regional air quality
  • Global warming
  • Increasing concentration of pollutants.

Chapter includes the what, why and how of:

  • Building Envelope and Air Sealing
  • Mechanical / Equipment
  • Electrical, Lighting and Appliances
  • Design
  • Innovation

A sample of Energy Efficiency content
from Chapter 3: Action Item 3-2.

Energy Efficiency sample











See entire chapter:
Energy Efficiency
(PDF)


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(PDF)

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