Heating & refrigeration

Heat pumps

Heat to cool - Using GEA heat pumps to cool our warming planet

Heat to Cool - Using heat pumps to cool our warming planet
Heat accounts for more than half of the global total final energy consumption, mostly produced from fossil fuels. If the ambitious targets set in the historic Paris Agreement are to be achieved, we need to accelerate heat decarbonization and create a better world for our future generations. In the drive for a carbon-neutral future, energy-efficient heat pumps are rapidly becoming the technology of choice. Using heat pumps to cool our warming planet makes a lot of sense.

 

Applications

Industrial heat recovery

Industrial Heat Recovery

District heating

District Heating

In industry and commerce, the requirements for heating and process heat are highly specific. Heat pumps can very often satisfy these needs. Thanks to their efficiency and short amortization period, they represent an environmentally friendly and economically attractive alternative to conventional heating systems. A heat pump raises heat from its surroundings – water, or waste process heat – from a lower temperature level to a higher.

Whatever application may interest your company for a heat pump, it will – when its overall life cycle is considered – amortize quickly by a reduction in energy consumption and emissions that affect the global climate. In addition, emphasis is placed on using natural refrigerants such as ammonia wherever possible.

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GEA Heat pumps - Products and applications

4 reasons to choose heat pump technology

1. It lowers your energy consumption

1. It lowers your energy consumption

Heat pump solutions, either combined with energy-efficient refrigeration systems, or stand alone can improve your heating performance significantly.

2. It decreases your operating costs

2. It decreases your operating costs

By replacing the fossil fuel based-heating system with a highly efficient heat pump, you will lower your operating costs.

3. It reduces your carbon footprint

3. It reduces your carbon footprint

By reducing or eliminating the use of fossil fuel, a heat pump can help you pave the way towards your zero-emission target.

4. It meets your sustainability goals

4. It meets your sustainability goals

A heat pump solution is a future-proof investment, especially in the face of ever-stricter guidelines on carbon emissions and environmental compatibility.

Decarbonization - the key driver behind the rise of heat pumps

Heat pump technology reduces industrial carbon output

From cost savings to emission reduction, GEA leads innovative heat pump technology projects. Explore traditional and district heating initiatives.

Customer cases

GEA NEXUS - Growing greener with Holistic Engineering Solutions

GEA NEXUS - Holistic Engineering Solutions

As an intensive energy user, the large-scale production industry needs to be at the very forefront of net-zero activities. The need is there. The intent is there. And together with GEA, you can take real action to get there. You can start growing greener with GEA NEXUS Holistic Engineering Solutions.
Ammonia – Providing the right temperature for change

Ammonia – Providing the right temperature for change

The effects of climate change have led to an increasing demand for heating and cooling. And the use of certain refrigerants can cause the release of greenhouse gases or other pollutants. It’s clearly time for a change. What if we use nature to save nature with a natural refrigerant?

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