Chapter 30. Energy Management

  1. Jane M. Wiggins

Published Online: 9 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320466.ch30

Facilities Manager's Desk Reference

Facilities Manager's Desk Reference

How to Cite

Wiggins, J. M. (2010) Energy Management, in Facilities Manager's Desk Reference, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444320466.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 2 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405186612

Online ISBN: 9781444320466

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Keywords:

  • energy management;
  • FMs, energy management responsibility;
  • energy consumption, affected by - building management, equipment and processes, maintenance of systems;
  • energy efficient building designs;
  • energy management, application of business management - aiding optimal use of energy resources;
  • UK, a Distribution Network Operator (DNO) - having a licence, being a must;
  • electric tariffs, two basic types - flat rate price and block tariffs;
  • combined heat and power (CHP) systems;
  • biomass or refuse-derived fuel - providing electricity generating steam;
  • energy policy, at organisational level - with commitment and top-level support

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Energy consumption

  • Energy efficient building designs

  • Energy management

  • Choice of fuel

  • Electricity

  • Combined heat and power (CHP) systems

  • Renewable energy sources

  • Gas

  • Energy monitoring

  • Metering

  • Investment

  • Energy policy

  • CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme

  • Carbon Trust Standard

  • Legislation and standards

  • Building Regulations

  • Building Energy Performance Directive (EPBD)

  • Energy Performance Certificates

  • Display Energy Certificates (DEC)