ERIC Number: ED471914
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
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Managing Energy in Your Educational Facility.
This booklet explains how to develop and implement a plan to manage energy in educational facilities. It can be used to identify energy savings opportunities and implement a plan to reduce energy costs. It discusses the following steps for creating an effective energy-use plan: (1) get started and organize for success; (2) look at energy use and costs; (3) perform an energy audit; (4) identify energy savings opportunities (in lighting, HVAC, building envelope, and hot water); (5) consider an energy management system; (6) evaluate costs and payback; and (7) implement measures and monitor performance. It also discusses capitalizing on the opportunities created by deregulation, and seeking outside assistance. The booklet includes a glossary. (EV)
Edison Electric Institute, 701 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20004-2696. Tel: 202-508-5000; Web site: http://www.eei.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: Produced by the Edison Electric Institute.