Due to extreme heat, each building requires to be cooled down in Dubai: no less than 70% of total electricity consumption in a building is dedicated to air conditioning.
District cooling consists of centralized production and distribution of cooling energy. Chilled water is delivered via an underground insulated pipeline to offices, industrial and residential buildings to cool the indoor air of the buildings within a district. Specially designed units in each building then use this water to lower the temperature of air passing through the building’s air conditioning system.
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