Heat Pump Technology discusses the history, underlying concepts, usage, and advancements in the use of heat pumps. The book covers topics such as the applications and types of heat pumps; thermodynamic principles involved in heat pumps such as internal energy, enthalpy, and exergy; and natural heat sources and energy storage. Also discussed are topics such as the importance of the heat pump in the energy industry; heat pump designs and systems; the development of heat pumps over time; and examples of practical everyday uses of heat pumps. The text is recommended for those who would like to know more about heat pumps, its developments over time, and its varying uses.The heat pump is controlled via a room thermostat in the lounge, the temperature fluctuations are less than + 0.5 K. The thermostat has a built-in ... Domestic hot water is produced by an off-peak electric storage of 80 litre with a connected load of 2 kW. ... (f) after about 50, 000 operating hours the expansion valve failed (cost of repair including 25 kg refrigerant ~ DM 500); (g) two smaller breakdowns in the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Heat Pump Technology|
|Author||:||Hans Ludwig Von Cube, Fritz Steimle|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2013-10-22|