The district heating system provides steam for can be used for heating, cooling, domestic hot water heating, humidification, and a number of other process applications. The steam is generated from our Hamilton Ave. plant and delivered to more than 30-million square feet of commercial property.
The economic impact of district steam can be calculated both in terms of energy use and capital expenditures. Customers only pay for the energy they use, avoid the overhead associated with installing and maintaining on site HVAC equipment, and long-term price stability.
District energy also has positive environmental benefits, such as reduction of CO2 and improved air quality.