Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Industrial Energy Audit

ME 59700 / 3 Cr.

The objective of this course is to give the students practical understanding of industrial energy assessment and audit process by executing actual industrial audits.


No textbook Suggested Reference:  Handbook of Energy Audits, 8th Edition, Thumann, Younger and Niehus, ©2009

  1. Understand the complete energy audit process
  2. Be able to conduct energy assessments following the assessment process
  3. Understand the data flow
  4. Be able to select and use proper tools for data collection and analysis
  5. Be able to use proper equipment for measurements
  6. Be able to make recommendations for energy efficiency
  7. Be able to complete an assessment report
  1. Audit leadership
  2. Audits Preparation of pre audit document,
  3. Onsite visit and rough energy saving calculation during the visit for potential AR ‘s
  4. Detail calculation for potential AR’s
  5. Final report