CHECKLIST: ENERGY CONSERVATION STRATEGIES – HVAC
OPERATION & MAINTENANCE
- Inspect and seal air ducts
- Clean up the system to remove dirt, dust, and grime from chiller, air conditioners, and heat pumps. Regularly clean and change air filters.
- Adjust thermostats up a few degrees during cooling season and down a few degrees during heating season.
- Use an Energy Management System (EMS) and take advantage of its capabilities such as automatic notifications to engineering staff when systems vary outside of set parameters