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therm

Brit a unit of heat equal to 100 000 British thermal units. One therm is equal to 1.055 056 × 108 joules

therm

[thərm]
(thermodynamics)
A unit of heat energy, equal to 100,000 international table British thermal units, or approximately 1.055 × 108 joules.

therm

A quantity of heat equivalent to 100,000 Btu.
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With an average New Hampshire home using 932 therms between Nov.
The promotion draws attention to the new CoffeeTEAM Therm, a coffeemaker/burr grinder combination that features a stainless-steel vacuum carafe to keep coffee hot for hours after brewing.
The customized kits typically contain power supplies, reference guides, circular antennae, and cables, as well as Smart Therm labels.
SICPA Therm, developed with newer and more stable resin/amine combinations, can be used in both direct and indirect thermal label applications, eliminating the need for separate ink systems.
Average Midwest Household Natural Gas Consumption, Prices, and Costs Heating Season Factor 1997-98 1998-99 1999-00 2000-01 Consumption Therms 846.2 867.8 839.0 933.5 Mcf 82.4 84.5 81.7 90.9 Residential price Dollars per Therm 0.64 0.61 0.64 0.84 Dollars per Mcf 6.56 6.27 6.61 8.58 Heating Season Cost per Household (Dollars) 541 530 540 780
Developed by Image Therm Engineering, Waltham, MA, in conjunction with Muro, the system captures nasal spray characterization data required to obtain approval from the U.S.
Chris is director of Low Therm Solutions by Clan, a division of the Merseyside-based specialist construction group Clan.
Rittal Therm, the software calculation programme for the climate control of enclosures, eliminates laborious calculation of climate control requirements.
The residential heating rate would decrease from the current rate of $0.6426 per therm to $0.5405 per therm, which translates into a savings of 7 percent or $5.10 per month for an average residential customer, according to the New Hampshire-based utility.
But since then wholesale gas prices have dropped by almost 45 pc - down from 110p per therm at their summer peak in July to 60p per therm now.
The Quinn Therm division will now postpone the investment until there is a clear indication that construction activity in the UK has begun to recover.