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British Thermal Unit

The energy needed to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. It is used in the United Kingdom, the United States, and a few other countries to measure the energy used by appliances like heaters and air conditioners. In the metric system, the equivalent of the British thermal unit is the joule. It is abbreviated BTU.

BTU

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Amtech will expand its board of directors by one seat, which will be filled by Paul van der Wansem, BTU's chairman and CEO.
It added that meanwhile, in 2013, the production estimates "widen out," with the US expected to out produce Russia by five quadrillion Btu.
Furthermore, since the existing BTU rules have a very limited scope as they merely provide the eligibility criteria and there is no licensing/registration requirement for these intermediaries, therefore, disciplinary actions, in case of any misconduct, become difficult to initiate.
By improving its Web visibility and accessibility, BTU Heating & Cooling has the opportunity to reach out to prospective customers who might not have learned about the business through another medium.”
The petroleum ministry is asking for an increase in natural gas price under the administered pricing mechanism from $ 1.79 per million Btu to $ 2.32 per million Btu and eventually to $ 4.2 per million Btu by 2013
BTU equipment is used in solar cell, nuclear fuel and fuel cell manufacturing as well as in the production of printed circuit board assemblies and semiconductor packaging.
The total direct diesel consumption was 2037.5 gallons for the harvesting system, equivalent to 279,137,500 BTUs (Table 3).
Following the vote, teachers at several other charter schools in Broward contacted BTU expressing interest in unionizing, says Santeramo.
Units with 115 volts (having less than a 9,000 BTU capacity) will not overload average house wiring.
According to BTU, the development program will be conducted in BU's Manufacturing Engineering Department by professors Uday Pal and Srikanth Gopalan.
Billerica, MA -- After being given up by many for dead, business is heating up at BTU International.
Resource wasting diversions, like tar sands, shale oils, coal gasification, hydrogen from nuclear, all take vast resources and many years of time, and are barely BTU positive.