opportunities to improve motor and drive efficiency continue, pumps
and fans remain overlooked candidates for significant savings through
smart design. From the elevation of pump discharge to duct
configuration on the fan inlet, the author offers multiple targets
for smarter design that you may not have considered.
Many engineers tend to avoid or delegate the nitty gritty of a ground source heat pump system, from soil moisture effects to building system (im) balance. It's time for designers to get in the loop. Learn more about Grounded In Reality in the December issue. Other topics in the December issue include health care HVAC, Boilders, check out the Back2Basics, and more.