Energy, Management, Principles - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080280363, 9781483101569

Energy, Management, Principles

1st Edition

Applications, Benefits, Savings

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Authors: Craig Smith Kelly Parmenter
eBook ISBN: 9781483101569
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1981
Page Count: 516
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Energy Management Principles: Applications Benefits Savings discusses the general principles and methods of energy management. The book is comprised of 15 chapters that tackle fundamentals, methodologies, and case histories of energy savings. Chapters 1 and 2 discuss the background of world energy situation. The third chapter covers the general principles of energy management. Chapters 4 and 5 tackle the organization of an energy management program. Chapter 6 examines energy efficiency, and the following chapters deal with the engineering aspects of energy management. Chapters 11 and 12 cover the supplementary analytical techniques, while Chapter 13 deals with assessment and planning. Chapter 14 discusses energy management in future cities, and Chapter 15 presents the synopsis of the book. The book will be of great use to individuals who seek to understand the general principles and methods of energy management.

Table of Contents

List of Figures

List of Tables


Preface and Acknowledgments

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Perspective on World Energy Utilization

Chapter 3 General Principles of Energy Management

Chapter 4 Planning for Energy Management

Chapter 5 Building and Site Energy Audits

Chapter 6 Energy Efficiency Analyses

Chapter 7 Management of Heating and Cooling

Chapter 8 Electrical Load and Lighting Management

Chapter 9 Management of Process Energy

Chapter 10 Integrated Building Systems

Chapter 11 Use of Computers for Energy Management

Chapter 12 The Economics of Efficient Energy Use

Chapter 13 Assessment and Planning

Chapter 14 Energy Management in Cities of the Future

Chapter 15 Synopsis


A Abbreviations, Symbols, and Their Units

B Units and Conversion Factors

C Power and Energy Measurement Techniques

D Energy Management Data


About the Author


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About the Author

Craig Smith

Craig Smith retired as President and Chairman, DMJM H+N, a large international architect/engineering and construction management firm. Craig’s professional career began as an assistant professor of engineering at UCLA, where he was also the assistant director of the nuclear energy laboratory. After seven years at UCLA, he cofounded ANCO Engineers, Inc., an engineering consulting firm in Los Angeles. From 1988 to 1992 he was the president of FSEC, a Los Angeles architecture/engineering/construction firm, then joined AECOM Technology Corporation, one of the world’s largest architecture, engineering and construction companies, as a vice president of Daniel Mann, Johnson, and Mendenhall (DMJM), where he served as the practice manager for DMJM’s construction and facilities management practice. He was subsequently promoted to senior vice president, executive vice president, and chief operating officer. In 1999, he was named president of Holmes and Narver, Inc. During his career, Craig has been broadly involved in the field of energy and power, having designed, built, or conducted tests and research on nearly every type of electrical generating facility, including hydroelectric plants, geothermal, waste-to-energy, coal-fired, nuclear, natural gas-fired, and solar.

Affiliations and Expertise

Former President and Chairman, DMJM+H&N, California, USA

Kelly Parmenter

Dr. Parmenter has over 20 years’ experience in the energy sector as an energy consultant and project manager. She is currently a Principal Project Manager for Applied Energy Group’s Program Evaluation and Load Analysis practice area where she manages program evaluations for utility clients, including analyzing savings for energy efficiency and demand response projects. Previously, she led the Engineering Services team, providing energy audits at commercial and industrial facilities and delivering a wide range of technical support to utility clients. Throughout her energy career she has carried out numerous projects that involve identifying, assessing, and furthering the development of emerging technologies and solutions to improve energy efficiency and reduce adverse environmental impacts. Dr. Parmenter is a Certified Energy Manager and holds B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She has authored over 100 energy-related reports and articles for various clients on numerous subjects.

Affiliations and Expertise

Ph.D., C.E.M, Principal Project Manager, Applied Energy Group, Inc, California, USA

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