Introduction of heat pumps in industrial processes
Konferensbidrag (offentliggjort, men ej förlagsutgivet), 1988

By using pinch technology, which is a methodology of analyzing industrial processes in a thermodynamically correct way, criteria have been established how to choose the correct heat pump type depending on the characteristics of the specific process stream system. Furthermore, an economic optimization of the compression heat pump type has been performed in two different process systems under various economic conditions. From these two examples the conclusion to be drawn is that the potential for heat pumping in industry looks promising.


Erik Wallin

Institutionen för värmeteknik och maskinlära

Per-Åke Franck

Institutionen för värmeteknik och maskinlära

Thore Berntsson

Institutionen för värmeteknik och maskinlära

Föredrag vid "Second Workshop on Research Activities on Advanced Heat Pumps" in Graz, 26-29 september 1988