Boston Commercial Building Doubles Cooling Efficiency with Two RT-50 Tecochill Units
WALTHAM, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/27/17 -- Tecogen ® Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN), a clean energy company providing ultra-efficient, clean, natural gas powered on-site power, heating and cooling equipment, is pleased to announce the sale of two Tecochill "RT-Series" 50-ton chillers to an office building in Boston, MA. The units will enable the building to reduce its annual cooling-related energy costs by well over 50% through the avoidance of costly demand charges. The result is a simple payback period for the customer of less than four years. This is before the possible consideration of any form of government rebate or credit.
Tecogen Product Manager Stephen Lafaille stated, "The air-cooled RT-Series chillers provide smaller commercial buildings with a powerful way to save on their cooling bills. The variable speed operation capability of all of our Tecochill products optimizes efficiency by enabling the units to adjust in real time to a facility's cooling needs."
"The electrical infrastructure in the city of Boston is unique due to its complex network of spot and radial networks. This makes traditional electrical CHP systems difficult to deploy in most areas of the city," added Benjamin Locke, Co-CEO. "The TecoChill product is a mechanical CHP system, which provides all of the same benefits of traditional electrical CHP systems but without the restrictions associated with electrical interconnection regulations."
Tecogen® Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, installs, and maintains high efficiency, ultra-clean, cogeneration products including natural gas engine-driven combined heat and power, air conditioning systems, and high-efficiency water heaters for residential, commercial, recreational and industrial use. The company is known for cost efficient, environmentally friendly and reliable products for energy production that, through patented technology, nearly eliminate criteria pollutants and significantly reduce a customer's carbon footprint.
In business for over 30 years, Tecogen has shipped more than 2,500 units, supported by an established network of engineering, sales, and service personnel across the United States. For more information, please visit www.tecogen.com or contact us for a free Site Assessment.
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Source: Tecogen, Inc.
Released July 27, 2017