TITLE

The Benefits of Ice-Based Thermal Energy Storage

AUTHOR(S)
Clark, Larry
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;May2010, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the concepts and benefits of the ice-based thermal-energy storage (TES), and the issue on whether it is economically and environmentally feasible. It mentions that the TES system is environment-friendly because it often offer heat-recovery opportunities. It offers a review on the actual ice-based TES installations in Beijing, China and at the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) in Florida to better understand the TES-system sustainability.
ACCESSION #
51009960

 

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