Posts Tagged ‘Purdue University’

Alternative Heating Fuel to Reduce Sulfur Emissions

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 3:01 No Comments

According to the researchers from Purdue University, the No. 2 fuel oil and a blend of degummed soybean oil can be used as an alternative heating fuel, reducing the sulfur emissions.

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Energy-Saving Technology Developed Make Air Conditioners Green

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 2:36 No Comments

Researchers at the Purdue University have discovered a new technology that saves energy and servicing costs by indicating when air conditioners are low on refrigerant, preventing the units from working overtime. The new “virtual refrigerant charge sensor” is particularly practical for automotive air conditioners, which tend to leak refrigerant more than other types of units.

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