Energy-Saving Solutions for Fans

Yamashita, Doug
October 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Fall2008 AMCA International, Vol. 80, p16
The article focuses on the principles of energy-saving solutions for fans. It is stated that the increasing burden of rising energy costs is a common problem in business or at home. In order to reduce fan power consumption, it is important to slow the fan down when possible, match the fan performance to ventilation demand, and reduce the static pressure. These principles will allow engineers and designers to lower the life-cycle cost of their building designs.


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