<img height="1" width="1" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1316584881697880&amp;ev=PageView &amp;noscript=1">

Absorption Chillers: The Basics

[fa icon='calendar'] Aug 31, 2017 1:10:37 PM / by Dan Lunt posted in cogen, HVAC, chillers, efficiency

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

Vapor Compressor vs. Absorption

Most of us are at least somewhat familiar with the basic concept of vapor compressor refrigeration. This process is typically used in refrigerators and freezers, and room and building air conditioning units. A refrigerant gas is compressed and pumped through a condenser circuit where it condenses into a liquid and releases heat in the process. The condenser generally consists of a set of coils that allow for efficient heat transfer aided by a fan that helps carry the heat away into the surrounding air. In larger commercial systems, the heat might be carried away through a water cooling system. 

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Why Superstorm Sandy Couldn’t Stop Microturbine Power

[fa icon='calendar'] Jul 10, 2017 2:00:00 PM / by Clayton Erekson posted in Virtual Energy Manager, cogen, CHP

[fa icon="comment"] 0 Comments

When lightning knocked out power in the new wing of a California hospital, staff held small battery-powered spotlights while the surgeon closed down the emergency operation. Fire trucks soon illuminated the room with portable lights through the windows and the surgeon completed the operation.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Subscribe to Email Updates

   
Virtual Energy Managers

Recent Posts