TITLE

Utilizing Plant Effluent for Heating and Cooling

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, Lawrence
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2011, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the expansion of the Snapfinger Creek and Pole Bridge Creek wastewater-treatment plants in DeKalb County, Georgia. It says that a cost-effective and sustainable improvement will be created for the plant, in which plant effluent will be used for heating and cooling. It adds that water-source heat-pump systems that use plant effluent water as heat sink can decrease the laboratory's energy costs and will enable the county to save more than 2 million dollars in capital costs.
ACCESSION #
58687895

 

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