Throughout the holiday getaway time period, HVAC&R Information is showcasing the winners of the AIRAH Awards 2022.
The AIRAH Awards category for Modern use of Renewable Energy in HVAC&R is open up to all individuals, recognising do the job carried out throughout 2020/2021.
This award recognises initiatives that, by way of the ground breaking use of renewable power, appreciably boost the functionality of HVAC and/or refrigeration units. It was earlier acknowledged as the Denis Joseph Award for Modern Use of Solar Vitality in HVAC&R, named in honour of Denis Joseph, F.AIRAH, a passionate supporter of photo voltaic HVAC&R.
This year’s winner was Conserve It, for its best scheduling of air conditioning devices with renewable strength useful resource and thermal storage in the Echuca Regional Health (ERH) constructing.
According to Conserve It, ERH has been a pioneer in use of renewable power. Two photo voltaic cooling systems with a blend of electrical and absorption chillers and cold storage tanks have been operating in the hospital, building it just one of the most significant dispersed power programs set up in a crafted natural environment placing in Australia and globally.
Optimal operation of chillers, renewable energy and storage is a large obstacle, and a workforce comprising of hospital administration (ERH), business lover (Conserve It) and investigation associate (CSIRO) have labored alongside one another to build modern superior AI and equipment-discovering approaches for strengthening the utilisation of renewable vitality.
Other finalists in the Progressive use of Regional Power in HVAC&R group incorporated:
- A.G. Coombs and Thermal Electrical power Options – 101 Collins Street, Melbourne
Additional information on the AIRAH Awards is available here.