University Controlling Energy Costs With Direct-Contact Heat Recovery

January 2009
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2009, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p75
The article discusses the application of the direct-contact heat-recovery technology at a building in Concordia University in Montreal. One issue raised in the construction of the complex was the safety and quality of air within the wet laboratories as well as strict adherence to green-building principles and highest standards of heating. According to Luc Mandeville of Sofame, this technology was the most logical way of controlling energy costs since it can recover nearly 100% of heat.


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