Steady state operation of “Power- Pipe Drain Water Heat Recovery Unit”:
are the claims true and what conditions are assumed?
5 POINTS TOTAL: individual points allocated below
TASK: View the link below for the “Power-Pipe Drain Water Heat Recovery Unit” and analyze the claims made by the manufacturer, specifically
1) [1 POINT] The payback period of 2 years. Under what conditions could this be true?
2) [1 POINT] Assume typical conditions in your residence (clearly state all assumptions). Would the claims apply to your residence?
3) [1 POINT] Provide an analysis under counter-current and co-current operation. Which would you recommend?
4) [2 POINT] Present your findings in a clearly presented report to the customer with calculations included in an Appendix