deregulation, some retail power customers are applying power purchasing
techniques commonly used by utilities to avoid feeling wholesale price
volatility at the retail level. One such technique involves “laddering”
contracts. To ensure acceptable results, a clear understanding is needed of
this technique’s limitations.
Retrieving every last bit of performance from the system while stopping short of the surge line is no small feat. Dig into sizing, tower selection, chilled water loads and stability, and condenser water management to leave no efficiency stone unturned. Read more in April issue