Providing Green Heat With Standard Commercial Boilers

Lembo, John J.
August 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2004, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p0
Provides information on improving boiler emissions and efficiencies. Applications of boilers; Basis for the efficiency of boilers; Use of condensing, water tube and fire tube boilers; Percentage range of the energy efficiency of conventional boilers; Difference between condensing boilers and conventional boilers in terms of function and performance.


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