Meat plant uses 'free energy' to expand

February 2014
DEMM: Engineering & Manufacturing;Feb2014, p25
Trade Publication
The article reports on how New Zealand-based Ashburton Meat Processors is using heat pump technology to reduce its energy consumption. Topics discussed include the process of recovering heat from refrigeration, the expansion project undertaken by the Verkerks-owned meat processor, and the features of the heat pump technology. Energy savings derived for the heat pump are calculated.


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