303-688-4070

Spark Spread

Minimizing Boiler Short Cycling: Lessons from WARE

Category: Trade Talk
  • February 19, 2015 |
  • Comments (0) |
  • 20 views
Minimizing Boiler Short Cycling: Lessons from WARE
Ware's recent newsletter gives their readers a tip to save thousands of dollars! A boiler cycle includes a firing interval, a post-purge, an idle period, a pre-purge and a return to firing. Boiler short cycling takes place when an oversized boiler quickly fulfills process or space heating demands and then shuts down until heat is required again. Boiler efficiency can be calculated over the cycle duration by taking the useful heat provided by the boiler and dividing it by the useful heat plus losses. Boiler efficiency is reduced when short cycling occurs or when several boilers are operating at low firing rates. …

2015 Energy Efficiency Expo

  • February 10, 2015 |
  • Comments (0) |
  • 93 views
2015 Energy Efficiency Expo
In case you haven't seen this advertised or received an e-mailing from Xcel Energy... Save the Date for the 2015 Energy Efficiency Expo! Tuesday, April 14, 2015. 7:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m. Sports Authority Field at Mile High - Denver, Colorado. Free for Xcel Energy business customers and trade partners. Space is limited so register early. Keynote Speaker - Allan Schurr, Vice President, Strategy and Development, IBM Global Energy and Utilities Industry. Breakout Sessions: • How to Get Started with Audits: Identifying energy saving opportunities. • Upstream, Midstream: What Instan …

Pentad is now on Linkedin and Facebook!

  • February 5, 2015 |
  • Comments (0) |
  • 25 views
Pentad is now on Linkedin and Facebook!
Pentad is happy to announce our new Facebook and Linkedin pages! Follow us on Linkedin and like us on Facebook! Visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/PentadAssociates

IDEA’s Campus Energy Conference is less than two weeks away!

  • January 29, 2015 |
  • Comments (0) |
  • 50 views
IDEA’s Campus Energy Conference is less than two weeks away!
GEA Heat Exchangers will have a table at this Conference. Stop by to say hello to Karl Johnson of Pentad, and meet Shane Bixby of GEA. Dresser-Rand Steam Turbine Division will also have a display, as well as Miura Boilers and Rentech Boiler Systems. The Conference runs February 10th – 13th, 2015 and is being held at the Sheraton Denver Downtown. Visit www.districtenergy.org for conference details. We have an exhibit hall pass if you are interested in visiting the exhibit hall only. The pass does not include technical sessions or meal functions during the conference. Please call and …

GEA PHE Sends Newsletter Welcoming 2015!

  • January 29, 2015 |
  • Comments (0) |
  • 38 views
GEA PHE Sends Newsletter Welcoming 2015!
The Newsletter starts with a letter to GEA PHE's friends and bussiness partners, then overviews the first US order for the GEAFlex. After that, GEA gives credit to Thermoflo for selling nine NW350 Fermenter Coolers! Next, GEA tells about new Double Wall Units installed in Texas! Lastly, the newsletter gives the names and dates of upcoming tradeshows that they will be attending! For a copy of the newletter, send us an email!
  • Css Template Preview
  • Css Template Preview
  • Css Template Preview