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Saving Energy: Best-Practices & System View

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TJ McDermott
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Designers should do their part...
TJ McDermott   2/20/2013 12:48:52 PM
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They can use efficient motors as this article suggests.  But the end user, the factories, need to do theirs and turn off systems when not in use.

Do the factory lights need to be on 24 hours a day when there is no 3rd shift?  Does the high pressure hot water system need to be heating through the weekend when there is no one in the fabrication facility?

There's efficient, and there's wasteful.  The returns on wasteful should be explored at least as much as efficiency.

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