It’s a way to reduce wasted heat and increase industrial efficiency
December 19, 2016
Combined heat and power (CHP) systems are being used by a wide range of applications to reduce the overall energy intensity of industrial systems. In some cases, such as industrial furnaces, efficiency improvements resulting from waste heat recovery can improve energy efficiency 10-50 percent.
Emerging trends have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry
December 15, 2016
The global heat exchanger market is expected to reach an estimated $21.3 billion by 2022, and it is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.1 percent from 2017 to 2022, according to a report published by Lucintel. The major drivers of growth for this market are a rise in HVACR deployments, rapid industrialization, and stringent environmental regulations.
Honored for making significant contributions in developing the region’s cleantech industry
November 23, 2016
The CleanTech Alliance named McKinstry winner of its CleanTech Achievement Award for 2016. The award was presented at the CleanTech Alliance Annual Meeting in front of more than 300 business executives, investors, and policymakers from across the Northwest region.
Steam and electricity generation is a significant application
October 19, 2016
The global waste heat recovery system market was valued at $44.14 billion in 2015, and is projected to reach $65.87 billion by 2021, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.9 percent between 2016 and 2021, according to a new report published by MarketsandMarkets.
Finland system uses waste energy from computing center to heat 1,500 homes
September 5, 2016
A groundbreaking district heating scheme in Finland has harnessed waste heat generated by a computer center to heat homes. The project uses an advanced heat pump system based on high-performance Bitzer compressors.
Also offers fast path to significantly reduce global emissions
December 24, 2015
Alphabet Energy, a leader in thermoelectrics for waste heat to power (WHP) applications, and Heat is Power, the trade association for the WHP industry, have released statistics to help explain the value of utilizing waste heat to generate electricity and reduce emissions.
Scalable for a variety of applications, they can convert almost any industrial source of exhaust heat into electricity
July 14, 2015
Alphabet Energy, a supplier of thermoelectrics for waste heat recovery, has announced the availability of its PowerModule™ as a standalone product. Now, any energy-intensive industry can custom design solutions to fit its unique needs and convert exhaust heat into electricity.
Adsorption Chillers Use Energy from Waste Heat, with Very Low Electricity Consumption
February 26, 2015
Power Partners Inc. (PPI) and Bry-Air Asia, headquartered in India, have signed a license agreement for Bry-Air Asia to manufacture and sell PPI’s ECO-MAX brand adsorption chillers in India and other markets. This agreement enables Bry-Air Asia to further expand its product portfolio to include closed-loop adsorption products.
Thermogalvanic Effect Has Potential to Efficiently Turn Low-Grade Heat to Electricity
June 9, 2014
Huge amounts of excess heat are generated by industrial processes and power plants; researchers have long sought ways to harness this wasted energy. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Stanford University have now found a new alternative for low-temperature waste-heat conversion into electricity.
Cool Energy has announced the successful demonstration of a new system for converting waste heat into electricity. According to the company, this new waste heat recovery technology can significantly boost the efficiency of diesel generators, reducing fossil fuel use by 10 percent.