Distributed Generation Study/Oakwood Health Care Center

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Study Location Williamsville, New York
Site Description Institutional-Hospital/Health Care
Study Type Long-term Monitoring
Technology Internal Combustion Engine
Prime Mover Waukesha VGF 18GLD
Heat Recovery Systems Built-in
Fuel Natural Gas
System Installer Gerster Trane
System Enclosure Indoor
System Application Combined Heat and Power
Number of Prime Movers 2
Stand-alone Capability Seamless
Power Rating 600 kW0.6 MW
600,000 W
600,000,000 mW
6.0e-4 GW
6.0e-7 TW
Nominal Voltage (V) 480
Heat Recovery Rating (BTU/hr) 2800000
Cooling Capacity (Refrig/Tons)
Origin of Controller 3rd Party Off-the-Shelf
Component Integration Customer Assembled
Start Date 2001/12/20
Monitoring Termination Date 2003/01/03
Primary Power Application Based Load
Secondary Power Application
Primary Heat/Cooling Application Domestic Hot Water
Secondary Heat/Cooling Application Domestic Hot Water
Capacity Factor .316
Availability 0
Electrical Efficiency (HHV)
Electrical Efficiency (LHV)
Highest Combustion Intake Air Temperature (F) 75°F297.039 K
23.889 °C
534.67 °R
Lowest Combustion Intake Air Temperature (F) 65°F291.483 K
18.333 °C
524.67 °R
NOx Emissions Data Available No
CO Emissions Data Available No
12-Month Run Hours 8297
12-Month Energy Savings (USD)
System Cost (USD)
Report URL http://chp.nyserda.org/facilities/details.cfm?facility=36
Study Verified Yes