CFDesign’s Energy Audit–Detailed Steps


CFDesign’s Energy Audit – Detailed Steps
Step Process Step/Result Current Tools &
Resources
Estimated Time
1 Utilize a profiling
tool to perform a  preliminary assessment. Complete
on-line survey of profiling tool.
Profiling tool Week 1
2 Hold kickoff conference call to review goals and scope; Identify
needed information and documents
Use report from Profiling tool as a discussion prompter
3 Compile existing information from drawings, trend logs, etc. Enter
available information into tools/worksheets.
Assessment Tools or Worksheets (if tool not available) Week 2
4 On-site meeting with all stakeholders:

• Site tour (if needed)

• Overview presentation (if needed)

• Review, confirm and document efficiency actions to be studied,
metrics to be analyzed, and measurement plan (assign roles and Responsibilities)
Assessment Tools or Worksheets (if tool not available) Week 3
5 Conduct on-site measurements as needed to complete inputs
for assessment tools.
Assessment Tools or Worksheets (if tool not available)
6 Estimate savings for actions in each assessment area:

• Electrical power chain

• IT equipment and software

• Air Management

• HVAC

Assessment Tools or Worksheets (if tool not available)
7 Estimate costs for each action in conjunction with site personnel
(can be done off-site)
Assessment Tools or Worksheets (if tool not available)
8 Compile assessment report and present to site Report Template Week 4