Energy Engineers: Making Requests

These are some examples of requests in English that Energy engineers can find useful

These requests use these fixed expressions:

  • Can you…?
  • Could you…?
  • Would you mind …?
  • Would you…?
  • I need you to…?
  • I want you to…?

Read the requests and make sure you understand them

Requests in English

These are some examples of requests with can

  • Can you make energy savings recommendations?
  • Can you identify energy savings opportunities?
  • Can you analyze energy usage data?
  • Can you manage the energy conservation project?

These are some examples of requests with could

  • Could you conduct an energy audit?
  • Could you evaluate the energy costs?
  • Could you monitor the energy consumption?
  • Could you conduct a field inspection?

These are some examples of requests with would you mind?

  • Would you mind evaluating the energy efficiency?
  • Would you mind collecting data for analysis?
  • Would you mind inspecting these systems?
  • Would you mind checking the heating system?

These are some examples of requests with would you?

  • Would you monitor the air conditioning systems?
  • Would you prepare a technical report?
  • Would you purchase materials and equipment?
  • Would you provide consultations?

These are some examples of requests with “I need you to” or “I want you to”:

  • I need you to work with other engineers
  • I need you to prepare a proposal
  • I want you to follow safety rules
  • I want you to provide support to other engineers
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