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    • Development of a Computer Heating Monitoring System and Its Applications 

      Chen, H.; Li, D.; Shen, L. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2006)
      This paper develops a computer heating monitoring system, introduces the components and principles of the monitoring system, and provides a study on its application to residential building heating including analysis of ...
    • Distributed Control of HVAC&R Networks 

      Elliott, Matthew Stuart (2013-07-05)
      Heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC&R) systems are a major component of worldwide energy consumption, and frequently consist of complex networks of interconnected components. The ubiquitous ...
    • Energy Efficiency/Renewable Energy Impact in the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP), Vol. I - Summary Report 

      Degelman, L. O.; Gilman, D.; Ahmed, M.; Yazdani, B.; Liu, Z.; Verdict, M.; Muns, S.; Baltazar-Cervantes, J. C.; Turner, W. D.; Haberl, J. S.; Culp, C. (2006-10-30)
      The TERP legislation adopted the energy efficiency provisions of the International Residential Code (IRC) and the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) for residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Under ...
    • Estimated Savings from Turning Off Unnecessary Lights at the Langford Architecture Center During the 1996 Christmas Holidays 

      Soebarto, V. I.; Haberl, J. S.; Degelman, L. O. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), Texas A&M UniversityDepartment of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1997)
      During the 1996 Christmas holidays the College of Architecture initiated a trial program to turn off unnecessary lights during unoccupied periods. This effort targeted the unnecessary lights in all studios, classrooms, ...
    • Improved Analysis Methods for Retrofit Savings and Energy Accounting (ERAP #227) 

      Claridge, D. E.; Haberl, J. S.; Kissock, J. K.; Ruch, D. K.; Katipamula, S.; Chen, L.; Wang, J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), Texas A&M UniversityDepartment of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1990)
      This report summarizes progress through November, 1990 for ERAP project No. 227, "Improved Analysis Methods for Retrofit Savings and Energy Accounting." The major objectives of this project are to: (1) determine the energy ...
    • Innovative Control of Electric Heat in Multifamily Buildings 

      Lempereur, D.; Bobker, M. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2004)
      This paper describes the application of web-based wireless technology for control of electric heating in a large multifamily housing complex. The control system architecture and components are described. A web-based ...
    • Literature Review of Uncertainty of Analysis Methods (F-Chart Program), Report to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality 

      Haberl, J. S.; Cho, S. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), Texas A&M University, 2004)
      This literature review covers the F-Chart program, which is one of the legacy programs in the ESL’s Emissions Calculator (eCALC), a web-based emissions reductions calculator. The eCALC program is a tool for those who want ...
    • NOx, SOx and CO2 Emissions Reduction from Continuous Commissioning® (CC®) Measures at the Rent-A-Car Facility in the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport 

      Baltazar-Cervantes, J. C.; Haberl, J. S.; Yazdani, B. (2006-10-27)
      The Energy Systems Laboratory (ESL) at the Texas Engineering Experiment Station, Texas A&M University System was contracted to fulfill a Continuous Commissioning® (CC®)project on the Rent-a-Car facility (RAC) of the ...
    • Optimization Control Strategies for HVAC Terminal Boxes 

      Zhu, Y.; Batten, T.; Noboa, H.; Claridge, D. E.; Turner, W. D.; Liu, M.; Zhou, J.; Cameron, C.; Keeble, D.; Hirchak, R. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2000)
      The HVAC terminal boxes are one of the major building HVAC components. They directly impact the building room comfort conditions and the energy costs. How to operate the box in a highly energy efficient way and maintain ...
    • Prairie View A&M University Whole Campus Energy Report Update 

      Haberl, J. S.; Claridge, D. E.; Turner, W. D. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), Texas A&M UniversityDepartment of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1992)
      Prairie View A&M University started a large scale energy management program in 1987 and 1988. This updated report presents an analysis of whole-campus energy consumption at the Prairie View A&M Campus where whole-campus ...
    • Reducing Air Compressor Work by Using Inlet Air Cooling and Dehumidification 

      Hardy, Mark James (2011-02-22)
      Air compressor systems play a large role in modern industry. These compressors can account for a significant portion of a manufacturing facility’s electric consumption and any increase in efficiency can lead to economic ...
    • Retrofit Savings for Brazos County 

      Baltazar-Cervantes, J. C.; Shao, X.; Claridge, D. E. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), Texas A&M University, 2001)
      This report presents the energy and dollar savings for the period May 2000 - April 2001 for 10 of the Brazos County facilities that have been retrofit. The electricity use saved was 555,170 kWh and the demand was 1062 kW, ...
    • Savings Analysis of Utility Bills for Unmonitored Sites, Volume II: Detailed Savings Calculations, Texas LoanSTAR Monitoring and Analysis Program 

      Wei, G.; Eggebrecht, J.; Saman, N. F.; Claridge, D. E. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), Texas A&M UniversityDepartment of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1995)
      Detailed calculations for each site are shown in this Volume. For each site the ECRM description, approved loan amount, expected savings, the pre and post-retrofit energy use (electricity and gas separately), cost of energy, ...