Types of Thermal Storage Systems


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Types of Thermal Storage Systems
1010802101040010103051031500Types of Thermal Storage SystemsAs discussed in this book, thermal storage systems include any process that can produce heating or cooling at one point in time, store the product, and then use the product at another later point in time. The thermal production can be a natural process, a mechanical process, or a chemical process. Thermal storage provides either heating or cooling for a building, a group of buildings, manufacturing, or other processes. Note that it is somewhat an anachronism to call any process used for cooling, "thermal storage." Ch…
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Lucas B. Hyman, P.E., LEED-AP,: Sustainable Thermal Storage Systems: Planning, Design, and Operations. Types of Thermal Storage Systems, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export