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2.2.21 Replacement of diesel and fuel oil per natural gas

2.2.21 Replacement of diesel and fuel oil per natural gas

Description

Replacement of diesel and fuel oil as a fuel for natural gas, a cheaper and less polluting fuel.

Benefits

  • Continuous supply without the need for storage

  • Better maintenance of the systems

  • Better performance of the combustion

Limitations

  • It is necessary that a natural gas distribution network is available next to the installation

  • The implementation involves conditioning of the boiler room for the new fuel and change of the burner and boiler (depending on the type of existing boiler)

Economic assessment

Investment: medium depending of the installation.

Payback: medium. Between 3 and 5 years.

Cost savings: high. 30% of the fuel price.

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CHARACTERIZATION

Environment or playable world:

  • Residential

  • Academic

  • Offices

  • All

Carried out by:

  • Public building users

  • Owners

  • Operators

  • All

Reduce consumption of:

  • Heating

  • Cooling

  • DHW

  • Lighting

  • Electric devices


Type of driver:

  • Physical environmental

  • Contextual

  • Psychological

  • Physiological

  • Social

Time framework:

  • Short term
  • Long term

Type of measure:

  • Envelope
  • HVAC
  • DHW
  • Lighting
  • Electrical devices
  • Other
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