Technology Focus Areas

Manufacturers and water and wastewater treatment agencies face many obstacles as they strive to improve energy efficiency in their facilities. The following individual technology focus area-webpages are meant to be one-stop shops for those seeking actionable solutions for energy efficiency challenges involving specific systems. Each page contains links to helpful resources, such as relevant Better Plants showcase projects and implementation models, DOE tipsheets and publications, software tools, webinars, and contact information for a subject matter expert:

Building Envelope and Modeling

Combined Heat and Power (CHP)

Compressed Air

Fans

Lighting

Motors

Process Cooling and HVAC

Process Heating

Pumps

Refrigeration

Renewables, Distributed Generation, and Microgrids

Steam

Water