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Cooling System Rescues Farm From Blueberry Jam

October 1, 2001
"As my dad says, if you can afford to do it over, you can afford to do it right," says Adair Chambers, who has run the operations at Chambers Brothers
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Design, Installation Earn Credit From Money Store

October 1, 2001
With a staff of 2,000 and growing, the Money Store (West Sacramento, CA) saw the writing on the wall: New headquarters were in order. In fact, the writing officials saw
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Innovative Multizone Replacement Benefits WV Department of Natural Resources

September 27, 2001
The West Virginia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) building in Elkins, WV, was constructed in 1970. Since its inception, the building has relied on Lennox multizone heating and cooling units
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Air Force Base Sees Savings Take Off After Installing Submeters

September 27, 2001
Once the epicenter of America's aerospace industry, the Los Angeles basin hosts a variety of government installations, including Los Angeles Air Force Base (AFB) in downtown El Segundo, California. While
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Cogeneration Plant Generates Success

September 27, 2001
The National Animal Disease Center (NADC) is a major U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) center for research on livestock and poultry diseases. The USDA relies on the NADC to help
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Thermal Storage Retrofit Takes a Byte Out of Computer Cooling Demands

September 27, 2001
The Harold Washington Building in Chicago's central business district was built in the midst of the energy crisis that gripped the United States in the 1970s, and some of the
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Technology School Embraces System Integration

August 29, 2001
Situated on an 18-acre site about seven miles from the main Montana State University-Billings campus, the MSU-Billings College of Technology includes more than 110,000 sq ft of classroom, laboratory, and
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Variable-speed Drive a House Favorite in Casino Retrofit

August 29, 2001
To improve efficiencies and reduce operating costs at a notable casino in Atlantic City, district-energy provider Conectiv Thermal Systems beat the odds and cashed in on a variable-speed drive (vsd)
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Desiccants Melt Away Frost Problems in LA Facility

August 29, 2001
Located in the heart of the Los Angeles distribution district, Konoike Pacific (K-Pac) California (Osaka, Japan) is the newest and largest technically advanced cold storage and distribution facility on the
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Performance Contract Helps Hospital Help Others

August 29, 2001
Sharply increasing maintenance costs are part of reality for any aging hospital building. New regulations, mandates, and environmental guidelines, along with unplanned maintenance costs can put a severe strain on
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