Energy Efficiency Spending Rising in Tennessee

Building Efficiency

To the casual eye, the basement of this city’s Firehouse 9 looks like a jumble of old hydrants, Dr Pepper cartons, rakes and random gear. To specialists in energy efficiency, the 1960s-era building is a mess of a different sort: wasteful hot water heaters for the firefighters’ showers, ancient refrigerators and outdated lights.

Alternative Approach to Developing Baseline Data Using Energy Code Compliance Reports

Energy Efficiency ammonia refrigerants

Application of Commercial Sector Code Energy Code Compliance Documents for Assessing Baseline Practice  Attempts to understand energy end-use baselines for different technologies are critically important for: understanding current practice in the marketplace, determining energy efficiency technical potential, developing effective efficiency programs, and properly evaluating new construction and lost opportunity programs. Unfortunately, there are considerable challenges in … Read more