Variable-Speed Magnetic Bearing Chiller

Magnetic levitation chiller compressors improve air conditioning systems’ energy efficiency. They also minimize the negative impacts of excess heat, noise, and vibration.

A 2013 GPG evaluation found overall energy savings of 42%. The payback period at the testbed site was less than five years.

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Infographic: GPG findings 009: December 2013, Variable-speed magnetic bearing chiller

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Last Reviewed: 2023-05-31