Energy Assessments for Industrial Complexes

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This e-book discusses methods that businesses may employ to reduce energy costs related to managing industrial buildings through environmentally sustainable methods. There are several chapters ...
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Doors

Pp. 19-24 (6)

Alexander Spivak, Ashok Kumar and Matthew Franchetti

Abstract

This chapter will discuss heat loss through doors, which is reasonably similar to heat loss through windows discussed in Chapter 3, and sustainability techniques that help improve bottom line.

Keywords:

Doors, door insulation, U-value R-value, payback period, heat transfer, heat loss, cost of heating, cost of cooling, old door, draft, draft cost, draft cost calculation, heat loss, heat loss across door, type of door, door design, door shape effect, when to replace door.

Affiliation:

College of Engineering The University of Toledo Toledo, OH 43606 USA