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Whitepaper: CHP for Healthcare

IDEA member Burns & McDonnell published the whitepaper "Combined Heat and Power: Reaping the Benefits of Changed Market Conditions"

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Energy Infrastructure

President & CEO Rob Thornton shares his thoughts on the importance of critical energy infrastructure investment in the United States.


Princeton's Campus Energy

District Energy works to keep electricity rates low for Princeton University



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    Valves - Hot Water Distribution

    The University of Missouri is installing a direct buried, high density polyethylene (PERT) pipe, hot ...

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    LP Steam System Cathodic Protection?

    ​Looking for thoughts (pros/cons) or experience in the adding of cathodic protection anodes to localized ...

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    RE: Introducing the New IDEAConnect Open Forum!

    Hi Randy, and the Group. If you are currently supplementary firing your HRSG to generate steam, you ...