Boiler

What is Boiler?

Boiler meaning A device for generating steam for power, processing, or heating purposes; or hot water for heating purposes or hot water supply. Heat from an external combustion source is transmitted to a fluid contained within the tubes found in the boiler shell. This fluid is delivered to an end-use at a desired pressure, temperature, and quality.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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