Five pumping system presentations delivered at the 2008 Hydraulic Institute's annual meeting now are available online at and Among the presentations are:
  • "The Push for Energy Efficiency in Pumping Systems," by Douglas Kaempf, program manager, Industrial Technologies Program, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy.
  • "Energy Efficiency at Dow Chemical," by Bill Behr, site energy conservation leader at Dow Chemical Co.
  • "Driving Down Energy Costs," by Steve Schultz, corporate energy manager, 3M Corp.
  • "Variable Speed Pumping for a District Cooling System," by Rex Noble Jr., P.E., engineering supervisor, FPL Services LLC.
  • "Energy Conservation at Eastman Kodak," by Raul Santiago, energy manager, Eastman Kodak.
To download and view the presentations, visit