ENERGY: Sustainability; Optimisation & Environment

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

Absorption Chillers and CHP

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Length
One hour

Attendees
Specifying engineers, design engineers,

Fee
None for one hour courses

Location
Usually at client’s offices

Provider
Carrier Air Conditioning

Description
Introduction The history of absorption - an old idea comes of age Fundamentals - how we use salt and water to generate cooling Single Effect Theory - the operating cycle of the single effect unit Capacity control - capacity control and part load The purge system - the most important part of the unit Crystallisation control - theory and practise Performance characteristics - absorption units have their limits Absorption and CHP - the basic system Environmental considerations can absorption enhance your green credentials? System considerations - compromises are inevitable

Course tile and key points covered
"Absorption Chillers and CHP"
1. The absorption cooling cycle
2. Unit design and construction
3. Performance characteristics
4. Benefits when used with CHP
5. System considerations

Speakers
All speakers are highly experienced in their specialised fields with

relevant professional qualifications. All have worked alongside major

contractors on large construction projects throughout the UK.

Air Distribution & Ventilation

Controls & Instrumentation

Heating

Pipework/ Valves/ Pumps, etc.

Building Management / Legislation / Regulation

System Design & Project Management

Electrical Services

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