Attendees will learn the fundamentals of commercial/industrial heat pump operations; applications in commercial water heating operations for hotel/hospital/government facilities; industrial water and fluid heating; and indoor-outdoor swimming pool applications. Course topics include heat pump operation and equipment; site and source fuel; environmental impact; energy efficiency; emerging trends; new and creative applications; and case studies
Examples of several types of heat pumps used in commercial and industrial heating
Places where heat pumps are potential cost-effective applications
Techniques in identifying heat pump opportunities and assessing that potential
Case histories of heat pump applications
David Wylie is a founding member of ASWB Engineering with 40 years of experience in commercial and industrial building optimization and energy engineering and over 100,000 hours of classroom instruction time. He has developed and managed energy efficiency and technology demonstration projects for utilities, municipalities, commercial clients, and the U.S. Department of Energy. He is best known for his role as a workforce development instructor delivering trainings for PG&E’s Industrial Strength Energy Efficiency Seminar Series, SCE’s Energy Education Centers, and SCE’s Customer Energy Services Department. He is a published author of books and articles on energy efficient technologies and former president of the local chapter of the Southern California Board of Association of Professional Energy Managers (APEM).
Learning level: Intermediate, participant should have basic air conditioning knowledge
Check-in time: 8:30am with breakfast & lunch provided