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Consolidated Papers Saves Millions by Optimizing Boiler Fans in Wisconsin Kraft Mill

2000 | Read about how a Wisconsin paper mill improved the performance of one of their boilers, which enabled them to burn more of their wood waste. MORE

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Desiccant Dehumidification

2000 | New technology assessment introduces the technology and discusses benefits, outlines market barriers, and lists information sources. MORE

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Wind power fact sheets

2000 | How Does the Wind Make Electricity? Explains the inner workings of wind turbines and details the windiest places in Wisconsin. Wind Power Economic Impacts: Outlines the financial impact of wind power, regarding jobs, exported money, tax payments, and benefits for landowners and farmers... MORE

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Appliance Sales Tracking: 1999

2000 | This series of studies tracks appliance purchasing patterns in Wisconsin and compares them to previous data. Tracks purchases of refrigerators, water heaters, air conditioners, forced-air furnaces, clothes washers, lighting, and awareness of the ENERGY STAR® appliance program. MORE

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Performance Monitoring of a Sustainable Residence Hall at Northland College

2000 | This report documents the energy performance of a sustainably built residence hall at a Wisconsin college. The residence hall incorporated high efficiency heating, heat recovery ventilation, advanced lighting control, daylighting, wind power, photovoltaic panels, and solar water heating.... MORE

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Emissions and economic analysis of ground source heat pumps in Wisconsin

2000 | Compares ground source heat pumps and conventional heating and air conditioning systems based on economics and emissions of carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, sulfur dioxide, and mercury. The analysis considers both residential and commercial buildings. See the updated study published in 2009... MORE

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Programmable Thermostats that Go Berserk? Taking a Social Perspective on Space Heating in Wisconsin

2000 | This paper describes the results related to space heating and thermostat use from a study of owner-occupied, single-family residential housing in Wisconsin conducted by the Energy Center of Wisconsin in 1999. We find that the average self-reported winter thermostat setting does not vary... MORE

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Energy Efficient Electrical Transformers

2000 | New technology assessment introduces the technology and discusses benefits, outlines market barriers, and lists information sources. MORE

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Radio Frequency Drying

2000 | New technology assessment introduces the technology and discusses benefits, outlines market barriers, and lists information sources. MORE

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Industrial Assessment Tool

2000 | Simple checklist helps you identify tried-and-true, cost-effective ways to upgrade your facility's energy efficiency and productivity. Covers steam and hot water systems, compressed air, lighting, chilled water systems, waste heat recovery, and more. MORE

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