By Baseline Water/Wastewater Engineering
In the water/wastewater industry, the popular “energy audit” is what many companies are doing to promote sustainability, a reduction in carbon footprint, and lower operating costs…but are they being done correctly? The answer, more often than not, is no. Many of these companies recommend simply replacing a motor or adding a variable frequency drive (“VFD”) to a pump or blower, which is NOT always the answer.
A proper energy audit dives into the root cause of the inefficiency ...Continue Reading →