Investigation of consumer habits and practises with refrigerators and assessment of its influence on cooling capacity and energy consumption
cooling appliances, consumer habits, cooling capacity, energy consumption
Consumer behaviour has influence on the energy consumption of refrigerators. In this project this influence shall be quantified regarding cooling capacity and energy consumption.
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Bosch Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH