SMTI’s Commercial Hot-water Product Demonstration Featured

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In March 2019, two of SMTI’s 80,000 BTU/hr Gas Absorption Heat Pump prototypes were commissioned at restaurants in Southern California as demonstration projects. They will provide both DHW heating and supplemental cooling to the full-service restaurants, cutting hot-water heating bills by up to 50%, plus the additional free-cooling benefit. Project economics of 1-3 year paybacks […]

SMTI Demonstrates Prototype Chiller for US Army & Navy

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SMTI hosted representatives from the US Army and Navy to demonstrate our 2RT absorption chiller prototype. The trailer-mounted chiller/engine-generator package, produced 2RT of cooling using the waste heat (exhaust) of the engine. The absorption chiller replaced the electric air conditioner that is normally installed on the trailer, which requires more than half of the electrical […]