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Evaluating Water Use Efficiency

 
Examine all aspects of water use in the Industrial, Commercial and Institutional (ICI) sectors from restroom use to cooling towers, landscape and special processes use. Learn the impact that new codes and rating systems will have on future ICI water users, how to evaluate water and dollar saving potential in their facilities, and possible economic incentives and professional help.

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Data from the U.S. Department of Commerce shows that the consumer price indices for water and sewer cost have risen faster than any other utility cost including natural gas, electric power and oil. The cost to construct new utility infrastructure to support water and sewer operations are also increasing rapidly as environmental regulations tighten and construction cost rise. Reducing water use in the industrial, commercial, and institutional (ICI) sectors offer unique opportunities for utilities to in essence, buy back capacity, and for facility managers and engineers to reduce their utility costs.

Day 1:
New Codes and Rating systems
Cooling Towers and Boilers
Water Treatment
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning
Industrial Operations
Restrooms/Plumbing
Food Service
Alternate On-Site Source of Water
Car Washes
Pools, Spas, and Fountains

Day 2:
Medical and Lab Facilities
Landscape Design and Irrigation
Metering, Sub-metering, Monitoring and Verification
The Audit Process
Audit Walkthrough at Audit Site
Discussion of Audit Results and Closing

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Dates and locations to be announced.
Fee: $395
CEUs: 1.4, PDHs: 14
Email us with your interest, contact:
Murali Vedula, mvedula@uwm.edu, 414-227-3121
Marcia Gabriel, gabrielm@uwm.edu, 414-227-3378
 

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