TITLE

Increased Efficiency of High-?T Designs

AUTHOR(S)
Pilaar, Neil
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Mar2008, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the process of reducing capital cost of mechanical systems and increase operating efficiency through a higher temperature differential ( ?T) and return-water temperatures below 160�F. According to the author, designers can build smaller, more streamlined systems by increasing ?T and decreasing flow. He added that long-term fuel savings are even more significant, when low-temperature water is returned to a condensing and modulating boiler.
ACCESSION #
31292598

 

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