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Title: Hygroscopic cooling tower for waste water disposal

Abstract

In various embodiments, the present invention relates to heat dissipation systems including a hygroscopic working fluid integrating waste water as makeup water. The present invention also relates to methods of using the same. The present invention also relates to hygroscopic cooling systems adapted to dispose of waste water by combining the waste water with a hygroscopic working fluid, precipitating impurities and evaporating the remaining water.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Energy & Environmental Research Center, Grand Forks, ND (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1771679
Patent Number(s):
10845067
Application Number:
15/918,916
Assignee:
Energy & Enviornmental Research Center (Grand Forks, ND)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F01 - MACHINES OR ENGINES IN GENERAL F01K - STEAM ENGINE PLANTS
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F24 - HEATING F24F - AIR-CONDITIONING
DOE Contract Number:  
FC26-08NT43291
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 03/12/2018
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Martin, Christopher Lee. Hygroscopic cooling tower for waste water disposal. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Martin, Christopher Lee. Hygroscopic cooling tower for waste water disposal. United States.
Martin, Christopher Lee. Tue . "Hygroscopic cooling tower for waste water disposal". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1771679.
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