Maximizing Cooling-Tower Water Efficiency

Sovocool, Kent
February 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2008, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p18
The article focuses on the most energy efficient and cost-effective technologies for rejecting waste heat from air conditioning and other heat-exchange procedures to the atmosphere by the evaporative cooling towers. A practical word on water-conservation opportunities for cooling waters is provided. The author added that a cooling-tower-retrofit first should not end with the consideration of the cooling water and the most water-efficient cooling tower is the one with minimal need for use,


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