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by Tom Jenkins

Author of 
Aeration Control System Design: 
A Practical Guide to Energy and Process Optimization
Published December, 2013. Now available from Wiley, Amazon, and sales outlets worldwide. Can be purchased in hard cover and several electronic formats.
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Chapter Author WEF Manual of Practice No. 32 Energy Conservation in Water and Wastewater Treatment Facilities, Chapter 9, Blowers

Co-Editor of “Introduction to Water Resource Recovery Facility Design” 
Available in hardcover and e-book, with textbook and separate problem workbook. Water Environment Federation/McGraw Hill.
More detail available at the Water Environment Federation web site: click here
Aeration Blower Requirements
Maximize Pump Station Efficiency – article 3 in series
Pump Station Wet Wells Vs. Dry Wells – article 2 in series
Flow Pressure and Pump Performance – article 1 in series
Water Forum: Cut Blower Energy 10% with VFDs
Revitalizing Old Aeration Blowers With VFDs
More than Energy Saved - Des Moines WRA Improves Reliability with Medium Voltage Drives
Beloit Gets Fast Payback on Medium Voltage Drives
Evaluating and Comparing Aeration Blower Power Requirements
Evaluation of Energy Conservation Measures for Wastewater Treatment Facilities
Kent County Case History
New Aeration Control System
Optimizing Aeration Energy
Reducing The Cost Of Electric Energy In Wastewater Treatment
Rethinking Conventional Wisdom
Retrofitting VFDs To Blowers