Published: 2018-06-19 20.49
The September issue of ASHRAE Journal magazine features a study showing a ClimateMaster ground-source heat pump system use 44% less energy compared to a variable refrigerant flow system at ASHRAE headquarters in Atlanta, Ga.
When the facility was built in 2008, a living lab was included to collect ongoing energy data of HVAC systems, including a ClimateMaster ground-source heat pump system (GSHP) on the second floor and a variable refrigerant flow (VRF) system on the first floor.
The article concluded that over a two-year period, the normalized energy use (kWh per ft2) of the GSHP system was 44% less than the VRF system while maintaining similar zone temperatures.
You can also order copies of the article on the business center under part number LC1019.
7300 S.W. 44th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73179
COPYRIGHT © 2011 - 2018 CLIMATEMASTER, INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED