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    • Comparison of LEED to Non-LEED Certified Hospitals with Regards to Patient Perspective and Financial Indicators 

      Ulusoy, Eren (2012-10-19)
      As natural resources are decreasing and environmental pollution is increasing, the buildings that play an important role in this problem should be constructed sustainably so their affects are kept to a minimum. Hospitals ...
    • Cost-Energy Dynamics of Thermal Insulation: Potential Energy Savings and Policy Recommendations 

      Phung, D. L.; Plaza, H. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1980)
      This paper looks at extra insulation for saving energy from the viewpoint of a decision maker. Public and private decisions are distinguished. Profitability and process analyses are combined to obtain a simple trade-off ...
    • Energy Conservation in Process Heaters 

      Bagge, R. W. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      Energy savings in refinery and petrochemical fired heaters can basically be achieved in two ways: Thru optimization on energy use which can be done with small or no investments, or with extensive energy recovery systems. ...
    • Energy Economics and Corporate Profitability 

      Gilbert, J. S. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1982)
      Are the short payback projects the best investments for your corporation? Not necessarily so, especially if your firm normally requires large capital outlays and has historically experienced poor margins. Surprisingly, ...