HVAC factsheet - Boiler efficiency

Publisher: 
Department of the Environment and Energy
Date: 
September 2013

Outlines energy efficiency improvement opportunities obtainable through the design, maintenance and upgrade of boilers, and highlights factors for consideration to ensure their optimal performance.

Heating generally makes up 15-25% of a building’s total energy requirements so energy efficiency upgrades of boilers can have a significant effect on energy consumption.

Uses the retrofit of 4 Mort Street Canberra as a Case Study. Intended for the use of facilities managers and HVAC engineers.