Archive for the ‘Energy Management’ Category

Energy Savings Initiatives Owners Can Take Right Now to Improve Building Efficiency and Performance – Building Envelope Systems

Energy Savings Initiatives Owners Can Take Right Now to Improve Building Efficiency and Performance – Building Envelope Systems by Doug McMillan, P.E., President, zumBrunnen …read more

Energy Saving Initiatives Owners Can Take Right Now to Improve Building Efficiency and Performance – Retro and Recommissioning of HVAC Systems

In my last newsletter article, I discussed new trends in energy codes, conservation requirements and required benchmarking reporting for both new construction and existing bui …read more

Building Owners: Prepare for Tighter Energy Regulations & Requirements to Submit Energy Reports & Building Benchmarking Data

Green building policies and energy conservation guidelines will continue to get more stringent over time as we look for new ways to improve the energy efficiency of both resid …read more

zumBrunnen Now Offering Energy Audits for Commercial Facilities to Help Building Owners and Managers Conserve Energy, Improve Efficiency and Lower Utility Costs

Atlanta, GA – April 3, 2012 – zumBrunnen, Inc., an independent building consulting firm, is now offering Level 1 and Level 2 Energy Audits for commercial and multi-family …read more

Critical Resources for Building Executives

zumBrunnen invites senior living and multi-family building executives to use our Critical Resources for Building Executives table as a set of building-related resources for ea …read more

Diagnostic Tools for Energy Management and Maintenance

The average operations department is not properly equipped to study energy performance in a campus, large multi-family community, hospital, or commercial complex.  Many of th …read more

Level 1 Energy Audit

zumBrunnen follows American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Level 1 Energy Audit guidelines and consists of assessing a building&#82 …read more

Infrared Study for a Refrigerated Food Processing Plant

zumBrunnen was asked to perform an infrared study of a recently completed refrigerated food processing plant in Florida.  The goals of the study were: To determine whether th …read more

Infrared Thermographic Studies for Building MEP Systems

In addition to the obvious benefits of performing a water-intrusion analysis or an energy efficiency study for your facility, testing can be done for predictive maintenance.  …read more

The Capital Reserve Study Process

Whether your facility is twenty-plus years old or construction is nearing completion, there is a fundamental need for planning the required reserve funds for the next twenty o …read more

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