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This paper presents the operating efficiency of air-cooled chillers in three existing hotels and investigates the extent to which the annual electricity consumption can decrease by improving their efficiency. Chillers in these hotels tend to be improperly staged, causing their seasonal efficiency...
The life cycle assessment (LCA) methodology is used in this paper to assess the environmental impacts of residential ventilation units over a 50 year life cycle in Finland. Quantifying the consumption of the energy and material resources during the life cycle permits the estimation of the harmful...