New Textbook on CHP Systems released by McGraw-Hill

Sustainable On-Site CHP Systems: Design, Construction and Operations, has just been released by McGraw-Hill.

November, 2009


Sustainable On-Site CHP Systems: Design, Construction and Operations, has just been released by McGraw-Hill.

Plan, design, construct, and operate a sustainable on-site CHP (combined heat and power) facility using the detailed information in this practical guide. Sustainable On-Site CHP Systems reveals how to substantially increase the energy efficiency in commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential buildings using waste heat and thermal energy from power generation equipment for cooling, heating, and humidity control. In-depth case studies illustrate real-world applications of CHP systems.

Editors:

Milton Meckler, M.ASCE, F.ASME, P.E., is president of Design Build Systems (DBS), a company specializing in commercial, industrial, and institutional MEP design and construction. He was one of four Global Award Finalists for McGraw-Hill's Platts Energy Lifetime Achievement Award.

Lucas Hyman, P.E., LEED AP, a professional mechanical engineer with more than 25 years' experience, is president of Goss Engineering, Inc., a firm specializing in district energy systems.

ISBN: 978-0-07-160317-1

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