TITLE

How to Calculate Humidification Loads

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Bob
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Nov2008, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers guideline on proper calculation of humidification loads to assure reduction of steam loss and conservation of energy. Humidifiers are specifically intended to control humidity in buildings and balances the temperature. However, it should also be noted that efficient humidifiers contribute to the conservation of energy but assures high quality of performance.
ACCESSION #
35246240

 

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