## Building economics: theory and practice |

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### Contents

Building Economics at a Glance | 3 |

LifeCycle Cost LCC | 16 |

Net Benefit NB and Net Savings NS | 34 |

Copyright | |

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adjusted after-tax aggregate NB annual cost annual value approach asset building system calculate cash flows certainty equivalent column combination compute constant dollars construction cost effective cost of capital cumulative distribution function current dollars decision analysis decision maker depreciation discount factor Discounted payback economic evaluation energy conservation energy costs energy price equation equipment escalation estimated example expected value federal Figure financing formula funds future amount Gaithersburg HVAC illustration income tax incremental input insulation interdependent investment costs investor LCC method lease life-cycle costs MARR maximize million NB or NS payback payment present value dollars price inflation probability density function purchase RADR rate of change rate of return ratio reinvestment rate replacement revenue risk attitude risk exposure Ruegg sensitivity analysis social discount rate solar solar hot water study period Table tax credit tax rate time-equivalent uncertainty variable Worksheet