New 50,000 sq ft site includes testing facility to give customers’ additional peace of mind as firm … carbon technologies, including motion-sensitive LED lighting to offices and air source heat pump heating and cooling.
BELGIUM: The fight against illegal imports of HFC refrigerants into the EU is said to have been made … have previously reported that the illegal trade of HFC refrigerants in contravention of the European F-gas regulations may account for as much as 20% of the legally allowable quota.
Although previously …read more
EUROPE: The volume of illegal refrigerant flooding the European market is described as “like not having … ”
Despite the European Commission’s claims that the level of imports in contravention of the F-gas regulations is “small” and “insignificant”, the Financial Times report estimates that the illegal …read more
EUROPE: A Portuguese MEP has raised a question with the European parliament over industry concerns on the implementation of the F-gas regulation and a lack of monitoring and enforcement.
In a written question, Euro MP João Ferreira says that SMEs in the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump sectors have expressed concerns regarding the implementation and impact of the F-gas …read more
Devolved authority follows its Scottish counterpart in seeking to introduce much stricter targets for how heating is provided in new and existing buildings over the next five years
The Welsh Government is consulting … Consultation outlines proposals for stricter standards and compliance procedures around energy and ventilation performance, with particular concern raised by government over poor domestic IAQ
Have your say …read more
USA: Refrigerant producer Arkema has filed a petition seeking import duties of nearly 90% to be placed … important component in a number of HFC blends, in particular as a blend with R125 in the most common air conditioning refrigerant R410A.
Arkema claims that since 2017 foreign-backed blending operations have entered …read more
New findings on the future of European demand for air conditioning and heat pump technologies, as well as the refrigerant they depend on, sees F-Gas regulation significantly driving new launches
Combined demand for air conditioning and heat pump … used refrigerant in the medium-term, with R290 seen as a long-term solution to limit emissions from cooling.
The Chinese chiller market was seen as partly resembling its European counterpart, most notably …read more
NETHERLANDS: Samsung has launched new wall-mounted Wind-Free air conditioners using R32 refrigerant … range is available in five different executions of which three versions feature Samsung’s Wind-Free Cooling technology, complemented by new intelligent technologies for enhanced indoor comfort and improved … Three cooling modes are used in three steps: the first step quickly lowers the temperature, the second uses a …read more
UK: Star Refrigeration and Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK each scored a hat-trick of trophies at last night’s National ACR and Heat Pump Awards in Manchester. …read more
New regulator, working under the purview of the HSE, will be established immediately in “shadow form” … One vital area of reform previously identified by specialists from across the HVAC and built environment sector to ensure competence and clear responsibility is upheld and assigned … standards enforcement Neil Merrett assesses what the General Election on 12 December could mean for a HVACR sector desperate for an end to the impasse over how parliament should proceed with Brexit Key building …read more
BELGIUM: Daikin is set to launch its first European VRV air conditioning system running on the lower GWP refrigerant R32 at its VRV Summit in Copenhagen next month.
An update on its mini-VRV IV S-Series introduced in 2015, the Cooling Post believes that this next generation VRV 5 S-series will be available in Europe from September. …read more
The 50 affordable homes in Shaldon Road are being constructed to PassivHaus principles, delivering … Very low air tightness, coupled with high thermal efficiency, whole house mechanical ventilation, with heat recovery and maximum solar gain for light and heat mean there will be a low demand for heating.
When it is needed, ground source heat pumps – installed by Kensa Contracting - will provide …read more
Company to begin operations at new manufacturing site in Poland from the end of 2020 to drive innovation and meet regional demand for energy efficient air conditioning products
The joint venture between Toshiba and Carrier will establish a new facility in Poland, … as a company was to manufacture more energy efficient, commercial air conditioning products and heating and hot water solutions regionally.
David Dunn, managing director of sales for Toshiba Carrier UK, added that the investment was intended to support innovation for HVACR offerings.
He said, “The European market is a key growth driver for Toshiba Carrier. Having a … ”read more
Toshiba Carrier Corporation has announced the establishment of a new manufacturing subsidiary in … The heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) joint venture between Toshiba Corporation and Carrier Corporation will invest approximately 3.0 … and the relocation and expansion of development and manufacturing facilities at Toshiba Carrier Air Conditioning (China) Co., Ltd., in Hangzhou, China. With these proactive investment initiatives inside and outside …read more
HVAC industry has welcomed attempts by Lord Mendelsohn to pursue reforms such as introducing a 30-day …read more
JAPAN: Toshiba Carrier is to establish a JPY3bn ($27m) air conditioning and heating factory in Poland.
Toshiba Carrier Europe SAS is to acquire an existing 17,000m² manufacturing …
Toshiba Carrier says the new subsidiary company, named Toshiba Carrier Air-Conditioning Europe Sp zoo, will enable it to reduce product lead time by one-third, reduce product cost, and …
Toshiba Carrier points to the sound HVAC growth experienced by Europe over the last three years with a CAGR over 6%. It is expected to enjoy … and the relocation and expansion of development and manufacturing facilities at Toshiba Carrier Air Conditioning (China) in Hangzhou. Related stories:
Toshiba Carrier plans Euro and US bases – 3 January 2016 …read more
BELGIUM: Daikin is to attempt to demonstrate the viability of a CO2 version of its established Conveni-Pack integrated supermarket refrigeration and comfort cooling and heating system.
Conveni-Pack recovers heat from supermarket refrigeration display cabinets and evaporators … Daikin says the Natural HVACR 4 LIFE research project, which is co-funded by the EU’s LIFE programme, is embedded in its company- …read more
UK: The announcement of a European production base in Poland is “excellent news” for UK customers of its air conditioning and heating products, says Toshiba Carrier UK MD David Dunn.
The new factory, based in Poland, is scheduled …read more
There is a lot of bad press surrounding evaporative cooling towers, but they are still one of the best long-term solutions for industrial and commercial cooling … Cooling towers maintain performance for longer
Cooling towers on the other hand, exchange the heat contained …read more
The advanced e-Baltic units, commissioned in January 2020, are fully compliant with the forthcoming … This important measure takes into account heating, cooling and lighting needs, but is completely independent of the selected heating or cooling solution. …read more