Cost-Effective Electric Boilers

Junge, Sutherland D.
January 2009
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2009, Vol. 81 Issue 1, pBSE22
The article discusses the benefits and potential advantages of electric boilers and various arguments against them. Such beliefs as electricity is expensive and likely to rise in price and electricity can be unreliable during power outages and rolling brownouts argue the benefits and potential advantages of electric boilers. The benefits include low cost, reliable construction, easy maintenance, smart metering, precision controls, and distributed-energy applications.


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