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    • NABERS: Lessons from 12 Years of Performance Based Ratings in Australia 

      Bannister, P. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2012)
      The National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS) has been operating for 12 years as a performance based rating system for the energy/greenhouse efficiency of office buildings in Australia. During this period, ...
    • National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Policies and Programs in Developed Countries and Middle East 

      Tyrer, C. F. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2010)
      The world's economies should endeavour to ultimately reduce their energy consumption, rather than simply adjusting or optimizing their energy utilisation. The implementation of intelligent strategies, designed to manage ...
    • Natural Cooling Retrofit 

      Fenster, L. C.; Grantier, A. J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1981)
      Substantial numbers of existing plants and buildings are found to depend solely upon Mechanical Cooling even though Natural Cooling techniques could be employed utilizing ambient air. Most of these facilities were constructed ...
    • Natural Daylighting - An Energy Analysis 

      Jarrell, R. P. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1987)
      To promote energy conscious design, a study was undertaken to analyze the implications of using daylighting in the design of a structure. An existing office building was selected for this study. Its specific construction ...
    • Natural Frequency Whirl Instability in an Industrial Gas Turbine 

      White, Chris (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      Following failure and in-situ replacement of Bearing 1 on a two-shaft 70 MW industrial gas turbine, excessive vibration was observed on Bearing 2 a few months later. This case study describes the vibration symptoms and ...
    • Natural Gas as a Boiler Fuel of Choice in Texas 

      Kmetz, W. J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.eslwin.tamu.edu), 1992-04)
      Natural gas is abundant, clean burning, and cost competitive with other fuels. In addition to superior economic fundamentals, the expanded use of natural gas will be enhanced by political and industry leaders. Natural gas ...
    • Natural Gas Procurement Challenges for a Project Financed Cogeneration Facility 

      Good, R. L.; Calvert, T. B.; Pavlish, B. A. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.eslwin.tamu.edu), 1988-09)
      A decision to project finance a 110 megawatt combined cycle cogeneration facility in 1986 in place of conventional internal financing greatly changed the way in which natural gas was normally procured by Union Carbide ...
    • Natural Gas Purchasing Options 

      Watkins, G. (Energy Systems Laboratory, 1988-09)
      As a result of economic and regulatory changes, the natural gas marketplace now offers multiple options for purchasers. The purpose of this panel is to discuss short-term purchasing options and how to take advantage of ...
    • Natural Gas Regulatory Policy: Current Issues 

      Watkins, G. (Energy Systems Laboratory, 1988-09)
      "Many changes have occurred in recent months in both federal and state natural gas regulation. Those changes have increased the options of industrial energy consumers for purchasing and moving natural gas. This panel ...
    • Natural Ventilation Applications in Hot-humid Climate: A Preliminary Design for the College of Design at NTUST 

      Lin, M. T.; Wei, H. Y.; Lin, Y. J.; Wu, H. F.; Liu, P. H. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 2010-08)
      In Taiwan’s humid environment, the application of natural ventilation is an essential passive strategy for high performance buildings. However, conventional architectural design tools are rarely capable of analyzing the ...
    • Navigating The Department Of Energy (Doe) Energy Conservation Standard And Test Procedure For Pumps 

      Gaydon, Peter (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
      Following the European Union’s (EU) lead, the United States (US) Department of Energy (DOE) began the long process of regulating the energy consumption of pumps in 2011 and, with support from the industry and advocates, ...
    • Navigating the Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Conservation Standard and Test Procedure for Pumps 

      Gaydon, Peter (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      As the compliance date of January 27, 2020 approaches, the complexity of the US DOE Energy Conservation Standard (ECS) and Test Procedure (TP) for Pumps leaves many pump manufacturers, distributors, engineering procurement ...
    • NCTCOG Solar Ready II Project: Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency 

      Clark,L. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2014)
    • Near-Zero NOx Technology 

      Utzinger, M. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 2008)
      Miura Boiler is a world leader in boiler technology with manufacturing facilities in Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan and Brantford, Ontario. The company, which began operations in 1927, is committed to technologies that save ...
    • Negotiating a Favorable Cogeneration Contract with your Utility Company 

      Lark, D. H.; Flynn, J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1985-05)
      A relatively small cogenerator may find it difficult to negotiate a favorable cogeneration contract with a relatively large utility. This paper will tell prospective cogenerators some things they can do to make sure the ...
    • Negotiating Rates and Contracts for Qualifying Facilities 

      Collier, S. E. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1986-06)
      The implementation of a cogeneration project or other qualifying facility (QF) requires the development of contractual relationships with one or more electric utilities. The relationships may involve the application of ...
    • Neighborhood Weatherization, Houston 

      Fowler, M. (Energy Systems Laboratory, 2011)
    • Neural Network Technology as a Pollution Prevention Tool in the Electric Utility Industry 

      Johnson, M. L. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1998-04)
      This paper documents efforts by the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) to pilot test the use of neural network technology as a pollution prevention tool for reducing stack emissions from a natural gas-fired power ...
    • New 3E Plus Computer Program- A Tool for Improving Industrial Energy Efficiency 

      Brayman, N. J. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu), 1997-04)
      The task of determining how much insulation is necessary in the US industrial and manufacturing sector to save money, use less energy, reduce plant emissions and improve process efficiency has been greatly simplified thanks ...
    • New 90,000 PPH Coal Fired Boiler Plant at Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company, Durham North Carolina 

      Kaskey, G. T. (Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu), 1984)
      Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company in Durham, North Carolina is installing a future cogeneration, coal fired boiler system designed and built by Energy Systems (ESI) of Chattanooga, Tennessee. The complete boiler plant is ...