Cool MOFs - Nanomaterials show promise for chillers

Posted On: 07/31/17

"RICHLAND, Wash. — About 15 percent of all energy usage in the U.S. goes toward cooling. New research from the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory may ultimately help lower energy consumption for air conditioning by engineering tiny porous materials to hold onto a large amount of refrigerant gases..."

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https://www.pnnl.gov/news/release.aspx?id=4440