Providence Housing Authority decentralizes its heating systems and reaps the energy-saving benefits.
by Richard L. Medairos, P.E.
Director of Commercial Training
From the August 2013 issue of PME
Most heating professionals have a few good stories up their sleeve to share while enjoying a boiler-side chat with their peers. Here's one that Gary Sprague, HVAC systems manager at the Providence (R.I.) Housing Authority, occasionally talks about. It's big. And there were plenty of oddities, such as snow-melting steam geysers and wasteful temperature control