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Break Tank
Break tanks are implemented in boosting systems in order to supply the system if the mains supply becomes insufficient.
BTU (British Thermal Unit)
The British thermal unit (BTU) is a unit of energy used in the power, steam generation, heating and air-conditioning industries.
Buffer tank
A buffer tank is a storage tank used on the cold user side of an air-conditioning system.
Butterfly valve
A butterfly valve is from a family of valves called quarter-turn valves. The
Bypass connection
Pipe connection between the suction and discharge side of a booster set in order to bypass water when the pumps are not in operation.
Calculating heat loss
The calculated transmissions loss is the sum of the heat losses from each individual section of the building.
Calculating pressure loss
To select the right pump and achieve proper balance in the system, it is necessary to calculate the pressure loss throughout the system.
Calculation of flow
In order to calculate pressure loss in a heating or cooling system it is essential to know the volume flow rate Q.
Carbon credit
A carbon credit can be used for trading in the carbon market.
Carbon offsetting
When you pay someone else to remove the GHGs you emitted into the atmosphere, it’s called carbon offsetting.