District Cooling

Pump Efficiency: Key in DC Performance Dimension

District cooling provides chilled water in an efficient manner with minimal effect on the environment. A centralized cooling plant distributes the cooling water via a network to industrial, commercial, and multiple residential buildings. We must reiterate the huge dependence of the success of any DC[..]
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District Cooling

Condensing Units in District Cooling Systems

Have you ever imagined that there was a time when district cooling systems did not exist? It is even harder to imagine how life would be without this technology. Industry and developments would require full support of the grid and miss solutions offered by renewables and waste heat, among other bene[..]
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Thermal Energy Storage

Cooling Efficiency: When Water Diffuser Design Marks the Difference

Chilled water thermal energy storage (TES) has proven to be an effective technology for managing central cooling plants in some climates. Where it has been applied, this technology has often produced significant operating cost savings for owners, added flexibility to plant operations, and enhanced e[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

Repower Turbines: How to Reach It Easily and Now

Some years back, operators sought to improve aged steam turbines using combustion turbines in a process whereby a reduction gear and combustion turbine took the position of original components (steam turbines and boilers). Soon after, reverting to the generator proved expensive compared to the savin[..]
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District Cooling

Innovative Refrigeration Systems for Your District Cooling Project

Air conditioning is so expensive that it is sometimes even difficult to place a figure on it. Many factors feature when you attempt to determine the cost of running an air conditioning system. Some of these are the level of service needed, amount of space being cooled and ambient air temperature. Th[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

TIAC as an environmental energy solution

Nowadays, industries emitting pollutant, including the power industry, must comply with rigid emissions limits and also provide emission data which are monitored by governmental agencies at local and international level. In this regard, alternative solutions for energy generation decreasing CO2 emis[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

Repowering Power Plant: Reach Maximum Production and Efficiency

Repowering has many meanings, all pointing at replacement or improvement of design for better results. For instance, in the renewable energy sector, many operators are opting to dismantle and replace old turbines with new ones at the existing project sites. In the solar panels industry, repowering i[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

Gas Turbines Optimization in Power Plants

Both new and existing gas turbine power plants for combined-cycle, simple cycle, cogeneration and mechanical drive applications need Turbine Inlet Air Cooling (TIAC) technology for power output maximization and energy efficiency improvement. Without conversance with the natural steps for TIAC design[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling, Thermal Energy Storage

Oil & Gas Power Efficiency: Boost It

With over 100 gas turbines cooled under its name in the Middle East alone, Araner boasts of capacity to implement a wide range of power augmentation and efficiency improvement projects. Some of the technologies popularly associated with the cooling solutions provider are Thermal Energy Storage Tank [..]
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District Cooling

Seawater Heat Exchanger: Differents Models

Many industrial sites such as oil and gas production facilities and district cooling plants are located on the seashore. These facilities use seawater as a cooling medium if it is technically and economically feasible. The cooling of fluids is a full part of the process through the use of heat excha[..]
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Thermal Energy Storage

Data Center Cooling System: Best Practices

  The healthy operation of information technology equipment (ITE) requires specific environmental conditions. This has partly led to the establishment of several rules that guide the conditions under which data centers must be kept. Safety of the data center is crucial, so these rules are focused on[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

Power Generation Industry: Gaps and Solutions

Climate change and clean energy issues have made the world such an uncertain and dynamic place. Governments and everyone else concerned are constantly looking for the way forward in the power generation industry. In the midst of this entire mere, focus on enhanced power efficiency remains crucial. E[..]
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