Energy-Saving Device for Microclimate Maintenance with Utilization of Low-Grade Heat

  • Dmitry Tikhomirov
  • Alexey N. Vasilyev
  • Dmitry Budnikov
  • Alexey A. Vasilyev
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The energy-saving method of microclimate support for livestock farms of a decentralized type is described; it is based on the principles of exhaust air heat recovery, ozonation, and deep air recirculation. The article deals with the structural and technological schemes of the ventilation-heating device implementing this method. The main statements of calculation methods including the thermal power and electrical and structural calculations are described. The results of experiments confirming the energy efficiency of the electrothermal installation are reflected on the charts. The implementation of the described method provides a reduction of energy consumption up to 55%.


Heating Microclimate Electric heating Heat recovery Ozonation and recirculation Livestock farms Energy saving 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dmitry Tikhomirov
    • 1
  • Alexey N. Vasilyev
    • 1
  • Dmitry Budnikov
    • 1
  • Alexey A. Vasilyev
    • 1
  1. 1.Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution“Federal Scientific Agroengineering Center VIM” (FSAC VIM)MoscowRussia

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