Industrial Technology, Process

Ammonia Heat Pump Reduces Carbon Footprint for Irish Dairy

3 Apr , 2020  

This article was originally published on ammonia21.com on 3/24/20. An ammonia (NH3) heat pump installed last year by Aurivo, Ireland’s second largest milk producer, has increased processing capacity by 80% while cutting its CO2 emissions by 80% by improving efficiency and downgrading oil-burning boilers. The heat pump, from GEA, is installed at the company’s Killygordon site, […]

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Building Technology, HVAC

Boiling Point: High-Temperature Water Systems

14 Jun , 2016  

high-temperature water systems

Ryan Pollin, ERS, for Zondits Something has gone terribly horribly wrong in your campus’s steam plant, and all of the steam has condensed to a superheated liquid! The pump impellers are strained, and the steam traps are blowing every second – somebody, wake up the plant engineer! Okay, that would never happen, but some systems […]

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Efficiency in Action, Markets & Business

Energy Efficiency Upgrades Are a Win-Win for Easton Area School Board

15 Jun , 2015  

Easton Area district may get $8 million in energy efficiency upgrades Lehigh Valley Live, June 15, 2015. Image credit: Taken Constellation NewEnergy officials said the upgrades in lighting, heating, cooling and other systems would pay for themselves in 16.3 years. With interest and financing costs, the project is $10.7 million. Ted Hughes of Constellation said […]

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