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The Compressor Controller is a valuable machine learning technology that significantly improves the efficiency and operational performance of reciprocating piston compressed air systems, which are frequently cited as the most inefficient onsite utilities for commercial operations. This elegant control system has caught the attention of Pecan Street and has been accepted into their Department of Energy funded technology commercialization program, PLATFORM.   As highlighted on their website, "PLATFORM...

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Reciprocating air compressors are on site utilities that intermittently use electricity to run pumps in order to compress, store and release energy on demand. Managing compressors is not difficult, however it does require consistent attention. Compressing air also compresses water in the air which condenses and pools inside the expansion tank. Water in the expansion tank increases the humidity and will always get into the...

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