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    • Efficient Energy Utilization in the Industrial Sector - Case Studies 

      Davis, S. R. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1984)
      The need for more efficient use of the world's energy resources has become one of the major concerns of technology today. Over the past 50 years, during which our population has doubled, our requirements for energy has ...
    • Energy Audit and Simulated Conservation Opportunities for a Renovated Mixed-Use Academic Building 

      Bejrowski, M.; Manteufel, R.; Arnold, N.; Rashed-Ali, H. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 2008-12)
      This paper describes an energy audit performed in a 97,760 ft2 (9082 m2) academic building at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). The paper describes the building survey and a simulation of the building’s energy ...
    • Energy Audits and Projects Do More Than Save Energy 

      Doucette, B.; Robinson, J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 2002-04)
      As a result of an Energy, Process and Control System Audit, Suncor Energy began an Advanced Control System Project at the Oil Sands Extraction Unit in Alberta, Canada. The methods and initial results of that ongoing project ...
    • Energy Consumption and Conservation Potential at a Georgia Textile Plant 

      Gurta, M. E.; Brown, M. L. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1994-04)
      Textile manufacturing comprises approximately twenty percent of the industrial employment in Georgia. Because of the importance of this sector to the economy of this state and others in the southeast, efficient production ...
    • Implementation of Energy and Power Saving Scheme in The Avenues Mall 

      Al-Hadban, Y.; Maheshwari, G.; Al-Taqi, H. H.; Al-Nakib, D.; Alasseri, R. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2010)
      This paper presents the results on an energy audit and subsequent implementation of energy efficient operation and maintenance strategies between April 2008 and March 2009 in Phase 1 of the Avenues mall with total area of ...
    • Linear Program to Select Energy Conservation Projects in an Existing Facility 

      Mak, J. Y. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1983)
      Linear Programming is a mathematical optimization tool which has been widely used in the chemical and petrochemical industries for scheduling, product planning and utility system optimization. In an energy audit of a ...
    • Pitfalls in Building and HVAC Systems 

      Gidwani, B. N. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1985-05)
      The purpose of an energy audit is to identify and analyze areas of energy consumption and to propose methods of conservation. In the process of completing an audit the following areas of consumption should be considered: • ...
    • Realistic Industrial Scale Energy Optimization: Part I - Organizing and Executing Energy Conservation Projects 

      Jones, W. T. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      With increased cost and reduced availability of energy, plant managers are reviewing their options to optimize energy utilization to reduce operating costs. This paper deals with the organization and execution of an energy ...
    • Retrofitting for Energy Savings 

      Elshout, R. V. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1983)
      Energy audits provide a measure of current energy usage and indicate areas where energy usage can be reduced from present levels. The next step is to make an in-depth process engineering review lo quantify what modifications ...
    • Sugar Land Facility Lighting and Window Tinting Upgrades 

      Mesenbrink, C. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 2000-04)
      Nalco/Exxon Energy Chemicals, L.P. (NEEC) is a global chemical company that creates and produces specialty chemicals for the Petroleum/Chemical industry. Although NEEC has facilities located around the globe, it's Corporate ...