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    • Education and Training for Energy Conservation 

      Sorotzkin, J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      A successful energy conservation program at a large industrial complex depends on the participation and active contribution of the entire staff. To achieve this goal it is essential for people to have an overall understanding ...
    • Effective Energy Conservation in the Operating Unit 

      Korich, R. D. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      The quickly escalating cost of energy has outpaced all other plant costs and has placed energy conservation squarely as the critical leverage for improving profitability. The transition of priority created a need at the ...
    • Encon Motivation in European Refineries 

      Gambera, S.; Lockett, W., Jr. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      One essential element in a successful energy conservation or Encon program is effective motivation of employees and organizations to conserve energy. Encon motivation in our European refineries is a continuing effort that ...
    • Energy Conservation and BP 

      Partridge, R. W. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      The reduction of energy consumption in the BP Group has a high priority and substantial savings have been achieved from improvements in operational efficiency and as a result of capital expenditure on energy efficient ...
    • Energy Conservation in Army Industrial Facilities 

      Aveta, G. A.; Sliwinski, B. J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1984)
      The United States Army Materiel Development and Readiness Command (DARCOM) is responsible for the life cycle functions for all assigned materiel systems of the United States Army and Department of Defense agencies. DARCOM ...
    • An Energy Conservation Program at a Large Cable Manufacturing Plant 

      Reale, P. J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1983)
      The Atlanta Works is the largest telephone cable manufacturing plant in the world plus the manufacturing center for fiber optic cable for the Western Electric Company and exemplifies how an effective energy conservation ...
    • An Energy Conservation Program in the Food Industry 

      Farner, C. T. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1986-06)
      General Foods Corporation is one of the largest food manufacturing companies in the United States. It's brand names are well known, covering a wide range of food products. Maxwell House coffee, Post cereals, Birds Eye ...
    • Energy Conservation Through Education and Training 

      Sorotzkin, J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1981)
      A successful energy conservation program at a large industrial complex depends on the participation and active contribution of the entire staff. In order to achieve this goal it is essential for people to have an overall ...
    • Energy Technical Assistance: Industrial Processes Program 

      McClure, J. D. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1980)
      The Energy Technical Assistance Division of Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) has implemented an energy conservation program to assist small industry in using energy more efficiently. This full time service, an ...
    • Financing Energy Projects in DOW 

      Dingwall, D. C. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1984)
      Energy conservation as a formal program in Dow originated in the early 1970's. From 1972 until the end of 1983, DOW recorded an energy performance improvement in excess of 30%. The essential features of the energy conservation ...
    • Industrial Energy Conservation: Are Market Pressures Sufficient or are Programs Needed? 

      Crandall, G. C. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.eslwin.tamu.edu), 1987-09)
      This paper describes a regulatory view on the need for active public utility commission involvement in promoting energy efficiency and conservation. The author believes that “price-induced” conservation, while very ...
    • Motivating People to Conserve Energy--Energy Conservation Education 

      Cobb, D. L.; Jackson F.M. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1979)
      Energy is not saved merely by the installation of sophisticated computers, elaborate process equipment or wonder gadgets. Energy is saved or lost by the people who turn the valves that consume energy. The first step in any ...
    • Motivational Aspect of Southwest Texas State Universiy's Energy Conservation Program 

      Maier, O. A. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1986-06)
      Southwest Texas State University (SWT), with more than 21,000 students, faculty and staff members, has two primary goals in mind as it constantly attempts to improve its Energy Conservation Program. First, to keep the ...
    • New Concepts in Hardware and Processes to Conserve Oil and Gas in Industrial Processes 

      Humphrey, J. L. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      A broad program to identify and evaluate new types of hardware and processes to conserve oil and gas in chemical plants and petroleum refineries has been completed. During the course of this program, which was sponsored ...
    • Observations from Energy Audits in the Petrochemical Industry 

      Govindan, T. S. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1979)
      Du Pont Energy Management Services has done energy studies at a number of refining and petrochemical plants. These studies are done through a rigorous, systematic, and objective analysis of all plant systems and equipment ...
    • 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 ...
    • Realistic Industrial Scale Energy Optimization: Part II - Analytic Techniques 

      Kleinschrodt, F. J., III (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      With long term predictions of 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 ...
    • Saving Money Through Employee Motivation and Participation in Energy Conservation 

      Francis, G. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      It is a particular pleasure for me to be here with you today to take part in the Texas Industrial Commission's 1982 Industrial Energy Conference. 'Energy', being an essential, if not the most essential part of the economic ...
    • Saving Money Through Employee Motivation and Participation in Energy Conservation 

      Tomlin, W. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1980)
      It is a particular pleasure for me to be here with you today to take part in the Texas Industrial Commission's Second Annual Industrial Energy Conference. "Energy" being an essential, if not the most essential part of the ...
    • Theories of Motivation -- Borrowing the Best 

      Terpstra, D. E. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1983)
      The paper briefly reviews five approaches to motivation-Maslow's Need Hierarchy Theory, Herzberg's Dual-Factor Theory, Locke's Goal-Setting Theory, Expectancy/Valence Theory, and Reinforcement Theory. On the basis of the ...