Columnists: Jack Griffin

Jack Griffin is vice president and general manager of SourceOne, Inc.

Combined Heat and Power Evaluation, Step by Step

Achieving Significant Efficiency with CHP Combined Heat and Power (CHP), sometimes referred to as cogeneration, is an efficient energy solution that generates power and thermal energy (heating and cooling) simultaneously from a single fuel source.  Industrial and large commercial facilities, in particular, are great candidates for CHP. Medical, institutional and research buildings with high process   …Continue Reading

Energy Benchmarking: A Driver for Sustainability and Energy Savings

The Emergence of Energy Benchmarking Energy benchmarking is the process of tracking a building’s energy and water use and using a standard metric to compare the building’s performance against past performance and that of its peers nationwide. By measuring the total energy and water consumption in a building, businesses can quantify their use against similar   …Continue Reading