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Efficiency optimizing solutions for universities, k-12 schools, and education facilities

Efficiency optimizing solutions

for universities, k-12 schools, and education facilities...

Learn how Danfoss solutions have been working seamlessly together to continuously optimize hydronic system performance in universities, k-12 schools, & education facilities for many decades.

Our technical & application experts understand the demands that schools face - so we offer synergized components that help maintain balance within the hydronic loop, contributing to sustained efficiency & reduced maintenance. This leads to infrastructure improvements, reduced energy consumption & carbon footprint, while meeting increasing demands for resiliency, reliability, comfort and indoor air quality. 


One manufacturing partner for your HVAC system

Energy efficient and sustainable solutions

Indoor comfort with precise temperature control and reliable supply

Easy installation, commissioning, management and maintenance

Innovative products enabling smart IoT solutions and data collection

Case studies

The Challenge: Total system equilibrium at A.K. Suter Elementary in Pensacola, FL

50% reduction in energy consumption - AK Suter case study video

The Results: Complex energy and comfort problems solved

Discover how Danfoss solutions helped rejuvenate the almost 100-year-old elementary school, and reduced energy consumption by 50%...

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The Challenge: Stable flow control at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)

RIT puts pressure independent control valves to the test

RIT puts pressure independent control valves to the test

Timothy Vann, Engineering & Facilities Management Services for RIT investigates pressure independent control solutions to improve the stability of the universities hydronic system. His team performs their own independent testing which prove excellent results in HVAC system performance and hydronic stability.

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District Energy

District Energy

The critical energy challenges facing campuses today include coping with limited budgets, volatile fuel prices, ambitious sustainability goals, a need for reliability to protect critical research, & keeping up with campus growth. Using district energy, CHP, and microgrid technologies, campus energy systems can reduce costs through efficiency, leverage fuel flexibility, and enhance resiliency and reliability while sustaining continued campus growth.

Aligning with sustainability goals, district energy systems help campuses make cuts to greenhouse gas emissions and minimize their carbon footprint. Long taken for granted, campus energy systems are now more visible than ever as they become leaders in clean, efficient, and reliable energy for their campus and the community.

Heat exchangers

Heat exchangers

Danfoss and Sondex® brand heat exchangers optimize heat transfer in a variety of commercial building applications including universities.

Customized products, and an extensive plate portfolio allows us to match the specific requirements of your application for the optimal heat transfer solution.

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Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Brochure AB-QM Brochure - Universities English Multiple 05 Nov, 2015 823.4 KB .pdf
Catalog AB-QM™ Interactive Quick Select Guide English Multiple 10 Aug, 2022 2.8 MB .pdf
Case story Engineering Tomorrow Solves Complex Energy and Comfort Problems for Elementary School English Multiple 16 Oct, 2019 3.9 MB .pdf
Article Reaching energy-efficiency goals with district energy networks English United States 22 Oct, 2019 10.0 MB .pdf
Case story Reduced energy consumption with new, optimized heat exchanger plates English Multiple 13 Jul, 2018 1.3 MB .pdf
Case story Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Case Study English United States 27 May, 2015 401.6 KB .pdf
Case story SONDEX® raises the standard in Brazil English United States 23 Oct, 2019 1.5 MB .pdf
Case story SONDEX® raises the standard in Brazil English Multiple 13 Jan, 2023 1.6 MB .pdf
Article Why district energy is the solution of the future English Multiple 02 Aug, 2016 609.8 KB .pdf
Article Why district energy is the solution of the future French France 26 Oct, 2021 2.4 MB .pdf



See how Danfoss technologies are contributing to sustainable buildings, and helping to save a significant amount of energy and CO2.

To learn more about our approach to sustainability, product compliance and more visit Sustainability in Danfoss.


AB-QM™ Pressure independent control

Our line of pressure independent control valves (PICVs) and actuators offer simple, affordable comfort in universities and commercial buildings all over the world.

Learn more about AB-QM™ features and benefits, hear testimonials from engineers whom have switched from traditional balancing solutions, and see how the smart NovoCon digital actuator has helped add to building value with remote commissioning, data collection, and perfect room temperature control.