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Building Technology, Clean Grid Technology, Whole Building

Energy Audit the First of it’s Kind, Brings in New Clientele

23 Dec , 2020  

Alex Schultz, ERS Energy audits are commonplace in the efficiency services industry. Engineers and consulting professionals are frequently conducting audits in the industrial, commercial, and residential sectors to help clients assess where they are at and what improvements they can make in order to reach efficiency goals. However, December 2020 will stand as a monumental […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Emerging Technology

SmartHubs Project Making Major Headway in West Sussex

10 Jun , 2020  

This article was originally published on c-e-int.com on May 27, 2020. Data modelling, systems design, and detailed planning are all moving at full speed for the SmartHubs Smart Local Energy Systems (SLES) project in West Sussex, with implementation planned to safely ramp up when lockdown restrictions ease. The timing of the project is apt as […]

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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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Industrial Technology, Refrigeration

Large District Heating Projects Served by Heat Pumps

6 Jul , 2018  

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How to install an efficient large-scale heat pump for district heating? A new paper from German compressor manufacturer GEA purports to answer this question. Written by Charlotte McLaughlin, ammonia21.com, July 3, 2018 A new paper from German compressor manufacturer GEA Refrigeration will be presented at a Sustainable Innovation in Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heat pumps (SIRACH) […]

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

Looking at Laundry: Heat Pump and Hybrid Clothes Dryers Enter the U.S. Marketplace

11 Feb , 2016  

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Presented at the AESP 26th National Conference on February 3, 2016 Elizabeth Titus, NEEP Brian McCowan, ERS Rebecca Foster, VEIC Electric tumble clothes dryers were introduced in the United States in the late 1930s, and until recently have remained largely unchanged, with only small incremental improvements in operation. Recent advancements in electric clothes dryers range […]

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Building Technology, Whole Building

Water Heating in the Zero Emissions Age

2 Mar , 2015  

Water Heating in the Zero Emissions Age Ryan Pollin for Zondits, March 2, 2015 Although standard water heaters come in a few configurations, they have yet to see a significant technology interruption in the same way that HVAC has been swarmed with variable frequency drives, or lighting has been rocked by CFLs and LEDs. Take […]

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