Widergren is a principal engineer at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Administrator for the GridWise Architecture Council – a group formed to enable interoperability of automated systems related to the electric system. Previously, he engineered and managed EMS products for electric power operations and supported power system computer applications in both the supplier and utilities sectors.
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