Commercial and Industrial Equipment Supply Chains: An assessment of the food processing industry
2003 | This Focus on Energy report provides in-depth market information on the distributors, manufacturers and designers who supply equipment to the food processing industry and how energy efficiency factors into their activities. It examines how equipment moves through the market, and the...
Performance Monitoring of a Daylit Commercial Building
2003 | Report presents the results of detailed energy use monitoring of the Hoffman Corporation headquarters, a daylit building located in Appleton, Wisconsin. Includes analysis of lighting energy use, chiller energy use, lighting levels and employee satisfaction.
Energy Investment Decisions in Wisconsin Industry: Results from In-Depth Interviews with Management Decision-Makers
2003 | Analyzes views of industry management on energy use and costs, energy investments, and energy efficiency as related to production. Based on 59 in-depth interviews with management decision-makers at 46 businesses in Wisconsin.
Net Energy Balance and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Renewable Energy Storage Systems
2003 | Evaluates life-cycle impacts of three common energy storage technologies--pumped hydro, compressed air, and advanced batteries--when coupled with wind and solar electricity generation.
Commercial and Industrial Equipment Supply Chains: Industrial boilers, compressed air systems, and pump systems
2003 | This Focus on Energy report provides in-depth market information on the distributors, manufacturers and designers who supply industrial boilers, compressed air systems, and pump systems to various industries. It examines how equipment moves through the market, and the attitudes, practices...
Wisconsin Renewable Energy Market Assessment
2003 | This Focus on Energy report provides an overview of how consumers make decisions about installing renewable energy systems, including motivation, competing options, information sources, barriers, and customer need for the Focus on Energy program. Also provides estimates of installation rates...
Lessons from the trading pilots: applications for Wisconsin water quality trading policy
2003 | This report is written for policy analysts who are considering possible design and implementation options to promote water quality trading in Wisconsin. The project was funded by a grant from the EPA Great Lakes National Program Office and was prepared for the Fox-Wolf Watershed Alliance....
Renewable Hydrogen Demonstration and Education Project
2003 | This document reports on a renewable biomass-to-hydrogen energy conversion technology called aqueous phase carbohydrate reforming. It describes the development of a demonstration unit, activities, and materials to train teachers on hydrogen energy.
Demonstration of Low-Pressure Membrane Technologies on Lake Michigan Water
2003 | This report presents the results of a study of membrane filtration technologies used to filter Lake Michigan water. The study compiled energy performance data on four membrane technologies and compares the best performing one to UV and ozone disinfection.
Energy-Saving Opportunities for Wastewater Facilities: A Review
2003 | Literature review surveys various means for reducing energy use in wastewater facilities. Covers electric bill, equipment and processes.