Where does the value 1.08 come from? I am more familiar with the "0.018 BTUs per cubic foot to raise its temperature 1° F" that Bud cited. Using a hypothetical 125 CFM nat. with a delta T of 50…"
"The first 2 answers by Tom and Sean jive with my thinking and experience. Thank you Don for expressing the idea that govt has to get out of both subsidizing energy costs and rebating energy improvements. In New England where I work I feel like I am…"
"Dave is right on the mark. I hope the state efficiency programs take notice, they could help this kind of work if they would make changes in their policies. Without a natural driver for change, like high energy prices, we will have to…"
"Glen and Tom are right. To imply that because we have some training and/or experience under our belts and because we test we know exactly what to do in every building it naive. I always cringe at the…"
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There is still some confusion. Should an experienced auditor ditch envelope, analyst, and heating certifications for the new auditor certification when it is time to recertify? Or should she just ditch analyst,…"
I regularly teach students like you and I advise them to get a job in the industry as quickly as they can so they can gain experience AND learn about the industry. As long as it pays the bills don't fret too much about…"
"I encourage all of us auditors to weigh in on this forum and send your thoughts to BPI. I for one am going to rewrite this post in a letter to CEO Larry Zarker and to each member the BPI Board of Directors. Leslie, I am…"
I’d like to pick up your doctor analogy; I think there is much in common between us and doctors (except pay).
I don’t believe that doctors typically prescribe more tests just to make more money. They know that every…"
"How about it auditors? Does anyone have any data showing changes in electical consumption from one year to the next by using a thermostat setback with electric heat? It would be helpful in this conversation and…"
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