Solution | Product, Service

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QH-1

Heating from computers's waste heat

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QH-1 heats buildings by reusing waste-heat from microprocessors performing high performance computations remotely.

Given that data entres consume 3% of the world's electricity, QH-1 takes advantage of this lost heat and uses it as a heat source to warm rooms. Through a disruptive and distributed infrastructure, it provides cloud computing where computing power is no longer deployed in concentrated data centers, but split throughout the city. Buildings become "smart" because of QH-1. It offers free heating, Wi-Fi, an auto-scheduled heating mode, remote control, voice command, air quality monitoring, fire alarm detection, presence and intrusion detection. QH-1 heats social housing units and building offices for free while computing remotely for major banks, 3D animation studios and research labs.

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Key features

  • Carbon footprint of computations reduced by an estimated 70%-75%.
  • Significantly lowers maintenance and energy costs.
  • No heating bill thanks to QH-1.
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Profitability

  • A payback period of 5-7 years for building owners along with significantly lower maintenance and energy costs.
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Company Profile

By
Qarnot computing

Headquarters
92120 Montrouge, France

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Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab
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Looking For

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Networking Partner

European Union
The EU, through its funding programmes, supports the development of innovations and technologies that help combat climate change, protect the environment and ensure a sustainable development and growth.


Sparknews
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Activity Region

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