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Energy Audits and Improvements for Commercial Buildings (Hardcover) (Ian M. Shapiro)
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Covering commercial buildings of all types, Energy Audits and Improvements for Commercial Buildingsis a one-stop reference for both the measuring and assessment of energy performance, as well as a guide to the improvements facilities need for energy efficiency.This resource is essential for Certified Energy Managers, ASHRAE's Building Energy Assessment Professionals, Certified Facility Energy Auditors, ESCO's, and anyone else responsible for energy in commercial and industrial buildings.Whether an energy manager, facilities engineer, building performance contractor or any stakeholder interested in the efficient and safely-maintained small and large-scale facilities, this comprehensive approach leads to both cost savings and environmental responsibility.Written by Ian Shapiro, the co-author of Ching/ Green Building Illustrated, of which Rick Fedrizzi, President, CEO, and Founding Chair of the U.S. Green Building Council, called"a must-read for students and professionals in the building industry. The combination of incredibly expressive illustrations and accessible technical writing make concepts of green building on paper as intuitive as they would be if you toured a space with experts in sustainable building."