heating system


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Noun1.heating system - utility to warm a buildingheating system - utility to warm a building; "the heating system wasn't working"; "they have radiant heating"
boiler, steam boiler - sealed vessel where water is converted to steam
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
central heating - a heating system in which air or water is heated at a central furnace and sent through the building via vents or pipes and radiators
gas heat - heating system that burns natural gas
panel heating - heating system consisting of wall or floor or baseboard or ceiling panels containing electric conductors or heating pipes
radiator - heater consisting of a series of pipes for circulating steam or hot water to heat rooms or buildings
steam heat, steam heating - a heating system in which steam is generated in boilers and piped to radiators
utility - a facility composed of one or more pieces of equipment connected to or part of a structure and designed to provide a service such as heat or electricity or water or sewage disposal; "the price of the house included all utilities"
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He showed us the heating system that stores the sun's rays in great reservoirs beneath the city, and how little is necessary to maintain the perpetual summer heat of the glorious garden spot within this arctic paradise.
Key factors determining the cost of a solar heating system include the size of the house, how much of the heating load the system was designed to carry, local costs for collectors, pumps and controls, and how competitive the solar market is locally;
AN UNDERFLOOR heating system which delayed the opening of Wales' newest hospital was unnecessary, a report has found.
BOFFINS at Newcastle University have delved deep into the earth to complete the first phase of a groundbreaking giant central heating system.
Despite the current chill, hospital bosses have admitted patients will be left cold until they can replace the whole heating system.
Daikin intends to obtain heating system know-how from the medium-ranking German heating equipment maker with annual sales of 10 billion yen and tap its sales network to sell its own electric heating products, they said.
* the minimized energy demand is satisfied with proper selection of the heating system and its fuel--i.e., supply-side management.
Government through USAID project allocated US$50 thousand for rehabilitation of heating systems at Toktorov School in Nookat rayon, Salijan Sharipov school in Uzgen rayon of Osh oblast.These schools were affected by the earthquakes in December 2007 and January 2008, said USAID Public Outreach Coordinator Fatima Kasmahunova.These schools did not have a heating system before.
With gas and oil prices at record highs and more price hikes looming on the near horizon, Kenneth Clive's step-by-step, do-it-yourself construction manual, "Build Your Own Solar Heating System" is timely and critically important for homeowners wanting to lower their monthly utility bills.
Construction Type: Concrete slab on grade with rigid insulation and in-slab hydronic radiant floor heating system. Aerated autoclaved concrete block units with reinforcing steel exterior stucco.
Is the heating system dynamically controlled with respect to the optimal energy input from the top and bottom?
It works in conjunction with the heating system, as well.

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