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System optimisation in Production:
Fact No1.

Lowering the chiller water supply temperature by 1°C decreases the efficiency
by 4%.

Fact No2.

A lower chiller return (inlet) temperature can impact the COP significantly,

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reducing it by up to 15%.

Fact No3.

In cooling systems, the “fouling factor” (dirt deposit) can effect chiller efficiency
by up to 5% and pressure drop by up to 10%.

Fact No4.

Overflow can reduce the condensing period by up to 20% thereby significantly
impacting condensing boiler efficiency.

Fact No5.

1 mm of scale deposit leads to boiler energy overconsumption of up to 9%.

System optimisation in Distribution:

Fact No6.

In cooling systems, electrical pumping costs (constant flow distribution)
represent 7% to 17% of the total cooling energy consumption.

Fact No7.

When comparing a non balanced with a balanced system, electrical pumping
cost can be reduced by 40%.

Fact No8.

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