Refrigeration

Cleaning condenser coils in air-cooled systems

Industrial process chilling systems come with four main components:  evaporator, throttle valve/ expansion valve, compressor and condenser. All these components demand a lot in terms of initial investment and the subsequent operating costs. In many industries, chillers are the single most energy con[..]
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Refrigeration

Refrigeration System Components for Optimal Performance

The total number of heat pump , refrigeration and air conditioning systems in the world stands at 3 billion, according to the International Institute of Refrigeration.   Their estimates show that the industry consumes 17% of the global electricity. This enormity has prompted manufacturers and other [..]
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District Cooling

Seawater Cooled Condenser: Ayla Resort Project

The District Cooling Plant is crucial to the AYLA OASIS Resort Project Aqaba in in the Gulf of Aqaba, Kingdom of Jordan. Its purpose is to supply chilled water to the Energy Transfer Stations that will feed the luxurious residences, hotels and parks will form the landscape of this beautiful syntheti[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

What’s Really the Point of Gas Turbine Maintenance?

Gas turbines are a common sight in distributed energy applications. Driven by the ever-increasing need for higher peak loads in utilities, facility operators have found it necessary to ensure peak performance of gas turbines. One way of ensuring efficient performance of the gas turbine is regular ma[..]
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Thermal Energy Storage

Webinar: Size Thermal Energy Storage for District Cooling Plants

We are in the middle of an energy crisis. After decades of unprecedented development in all corners of the globe, the energy demands are now extremely high. Economic development and population growth are the main drivers of this demand. The future of energy consumption is dependent on a number of fa[..]
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Thermal Energy Storage

Service Continuity for Critical Cooling Applications: ATS & HSBT

The electrical system design of a cooling plant is deeply influenced by its final application. We can find a wide range of cooling applications in different industrial sectors in which cooling plays a vital role: Power generation, Oil & Gas, Data Centers, Medical facilities, Chemical plants… In [..]
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Thermal Energy Storage

Operational considerations of TES tanks: design and service

Thermal energy storage (TES) using chilled water is a popular solution for facilities across the globe because of low operating and maintenance costs as well as minimal complexity. As long as there is enough space to accommodate the sizeable tanks, any building can use this method. The operation of [..]
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District Cooling

ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS IN COOLING PLANTS

High temperatures can generate production problems in industrial plants or uncomfortable environment in public or private edifications. In order to avoid these situations more efficiently, cooling plants are the solution. ARANER can supply high quality cooling plants with proven solutions in:
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Thermal Energy Storage

Storage tank material selection: What material is better?

Thermal Energy Storage (TES) system comprises of storage medium, a tank, a packaged chiller/built-up refrigeration system, and interconnecting piping, pumps, and controls. The basic concept of any TES system is that chillers cool water during off-peak hours and then the cooled water is stored in tan[..]
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District Cooling

Advantages of District heating and cooling: Had Superpowers?

According to the last report from the United Nations, more than 54 % of the world's population is now living in cities. Many highly urbanized areas are dealing with the idea of making more with less and the new concept of Smart City is gaining more importance. A smart urban development that integrat[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

Advances in gas turbine technology: Combined Cycle Power Plants

The change in power generation market over the last few years has been astounding. Market diversification has been very influential in Europe and other regional markets as feed-in prices decline and subsidization of renewable energy generation grows. Utilities and regulators have obviously been at t[..]
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Turbine Inlet Air Cooling

Turbine Inlet Air Cooling Systems: Boosting Power and Money

The technical benefits of Turbine Inlet Air Cooling systems has been widely discussed in many publications and are very well known for the Owners, the OEMs and the EPC Contractors. However, as any other engineering solution, the technical benefits must be associated to some economic benefits. We are[..]
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