Ammonia Heat Pump Reduces Carbon Footprint for Irish Dairy

This article was originally published on 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, … Read more

Boiling Point: High-Temperature Water Systems

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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 … Read more