Definition: District chilled water

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District chilled water

Water chilled outside of a building in a central plant and piped into the building as an energy source for cooling. Chilled water may be purchased from a utility or provided by a central physical plant in a separate building that is part of the same multibuilding facility (e.g. a hospital complex or university).[1][2]

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District heat
References
  1. http://205.254.135.24/tools/glossary/index.cfm?id=D
  2. http://buildingsdatabook.eren.doe.gov/Glossary.aspx#Tech