The University of Texas at Austin: Large-Campus District Cooling

Kuretich, Kevin M.; Erpelding, Ben
May 2010
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;May2010, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p26
The article discusses the district-cooling-optimization project of University of Texas at Austin which would enable them to meet their cooling needs while using less energy. It explores the central utility plant of the university, which provided power, water, and compressed air. It highlights the challenge of integrating the university's four chilling stations, which used new and old technologies, and optimizing their combined operation.


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