PART II: How Changes in Flowrate AFFECT Cooling Tower EFFICIENCY

Pitcher, John
August 2015
Flow Control;Aug2015, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses the calculations of flowrate changes and their impact on cooling tower efficiency. The formula for the flow changes in pumps and fans are given, along with a scenario which computes the motor speed, pressure, and horsepower of a pump. Also provided is information on the application of the affinity laws.


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