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Industry needs to up the pace on A2L refrigerants

25 November 2019

Presenters line-up prior to the Climalife UK customer event

UK: While there is a move to R32 and … challenges lay ahead for the industry in 2020 and 2021 with energy efficiency, climate change and F-gas having a part to play in the choice of refrigerants in the future. 

“Its been quite interesting … understanding” on A2L refrigerants like R32, something Climalife experienced first hand when seeking air conditioning for new offices they are looking to refit. All quotes came back for systems running on R410A. 

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Johnson Controls acquires Malaysian BEMS business

24 November 2019

USA: Johnson Controls has acquired EasyIO Building and Energy Management System (BEMS) product line, … in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and APAC building automation markets, as well as the global HVAC and refrigeration markets.

“EasyIO provides a valuable addition to our already robust building …

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Air Conditioning Services

24 November 2019

Air Conditioning, Refrigeration & Heat Pump Installation, Commissioning, Maintenance, Repair, Decommissioning and …

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Air Conditioning Service Quality research survey

24 November 2019

Air Conditioning Service Quality research survey 'How do Air Conditioning companies service quality levels impact …

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Space man wins refrigeration Gold

24 November 2019

UK: Sidney Copus of Space Engineering Services has won the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Gold Medal at tonight’s SkillFridge final at WorldSkills UK Live.

Copus was one of six SkillFridge … Refrigeration Centre in Burnley, took the Silver medal, while Joshua Collins, of BESA, an employee of JD Cooling, won the Bronze.

Sidney Copus joined Space Engineering Services in Bristol in 2016 in an administrative … embark upon an intensive learning and development programme to become qualified refrigeration and air conditioning engineers. After successfully completing his 6090-204 Level 2 Diploma in RACHP, C&G 2079-11 F-Gas and C9/C12 Refrigeration Electrical course, Space Engineering MD Dale Nouch said of Copus: “The …

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Chiller joins Carrier PUREtec line-up

23 November 2019

The unit is said to balance environmental responsibility with performance and covers cooling capacities from 350- 800kW, with a SEER rating of up to 5.6.

“The AquaForce Vision chiller with PUREtec refrigerant is spearheading next generation HVAC refrigerant solutions,” said Quentin Garcia San Mateo, product manager, Carrier. “The range embodies … projects throughout the region, in multiple applications such as industrial, data centres, district heating, and healthcare.

The range using PUREtec refrigerant has grown to incorporate high temperature … Carrier says the 30KAVP-ZE range offers a long-term refrigerant solution, in advance of the European F-Gas regulation HFC phase-down, and features technologies including:

A very low brine function will be …

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AUD2m funding for renewable energy trials

22 November 2019

AUSTRALIA: A system integrating thermal energy storage with renewable energy for HVACR applications has received AUD2m (€1.22m) in funding from the Australian government.

The innovative new cooling technology developed in South Australia by Glaciem Cooling Technologies will be trialled at food, agriculture and tourism businesses to help reduce their energy costs and emissions from heating and cooling.

On behalf of the Australian Government, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) … the technical and economic value of integrating thermal energy storage with renewable energy into Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC&R) applications.

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Area takes CO2 condensing indoors

22 November 2019

SPAIN: Area Cooling Solutions has introduced what it claims is the first indoor-based CO2 high-pressure-air ducted …

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Lennox launches eComfort chiller on R32

22 November 2019

NETHERLANDS: Lennox EMEA has officially announced the introduction of its new eComfort range of inverter … First revealed by the Cooling Post in July, the new chillers are available in sizes from 170 to 400kW, initially in cooling-only models. Heat pump versions will be added in June 2020.

These premium eComfort chillers are …

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ASHRAE confirms non-flammable refrigerant for industry

22 November 2019

Honeywell’s new stationary air conditioning refrigerant, Solstice N41, has received the official designation ‘A1’ for R466A by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).

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Global Smart Window Market 2019 Trends, Market Share, Industry Size, Opportunities, Analysis and Forecast To 2026

22 November 2019

Introduction

Global Smart Window Market

Technology helped humanity to evolve, and these days, each … It saves an extra penny by reducing the cost of air conditioning.

As energy consumption is significantly low, which is around 3-5 watts per square meter, the glass …

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Global Anesthesia Breathing Bag Market 2019 Industry Insights by Share, Emerging Trends, Regional Analysis, Segments, Prime Players, Drivers, Growth Factor and Forecast till 2025

22 November 2019

An anesthesia breathing bag is a hand-held medical device that provides mechanical ventilation for patients with breathing difficulties. Generally, these devices connect to the oxygen source for …

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Global Humidifiers market 2025 In-depth Industry Analysis and Opportunity, Top Key Players, Scope, Shares, Size, Production & Forecast 2025

22 November 2019

Global Market Outline: Humidifiers Market

A humidifier is an electronic device, which increases the … In addition, the large humidifier is integrated with HVAC, which is being widely adopted by commercial and industrial applications, owing to facilitate the …

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Kawneer glazing systems help bring spectacular aesthetic to a new London HQ

22 November 2019

Parallel opening window vents by leading manufacturer of architectural glazing systems Kawneer were … the established Kawneer AA®100 SSG POV system, the parallel opening design benefits from excellent ventilation characteristics combined with thermal performance.

 

Increased air flow around the full perimeter …

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ASHRAE confirms R466A as non-flammable A1

22 November 2019

USA: Honeywell’s Solstice N41 (R466A), the lower GWP alternative refrigerant to R410A in stationary air conditioning, has finally received its A1, non-flammable, non-toxic designation from ASHRAE. 

First announced … The Cooling Post believes this may be in Q2.

“We developed Solstice N41 to address the many regulatory and …

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Daikin works with smart device to improve service

22 November 2019

JAPAN: Daikin Industries is to collaborate with Japanese digital technology company Fairy Devices to … , edge AI, and data analysis, with Daikin’s on-site problem-solving knowledge from its worldwide air conditioning service operations. 

The companies will jointly introduce Thinklet, described as the world’s first …

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CIPHE warns HVAC skill challenges are exacerbating UK fuel poverty

21 November 2019

Continuous training and skills programmes across all levels of the heating sector are needed alongside clear government policy to realise affordable, low to no carbon homes … ability to address the issue of fuel poverty in UK homes, the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE) has warned.

 The institute has said that long-term initiatives to try and … investment and awareness programme Manufacturers such as Vaillant and Glen Dimplex Heating and Ventilation sign up to industry decarbonisation pledge that demands effective reforms of Building Regs and … alongside introducing legislation requiring TMVs to be used in all homes Online survey backed by major HVAC bodies and the government seeks feedback on how best improve female participation in industry, …

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Flexible Heaters Market 2019 Global Key Manufacturers Analysis, Sales, Supply, Demand and Forecast to 2025

21 November 2019

Flexible Heaters Market 2019

Market Overview The report published on the global Flexible Heaters … following Top Manufacturers covered in this report NIBE Watlow Chromalox Zhenjiang Dongfang Electric Heating Technology Co.,Ltd Friedr. Freek GmbH OMEGA Zoppas Industries Thermowatt Tutco Heating Solutions …

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Airedale outlines cooling ambitions for specialised data centre team

21 November 2019

Air conditioning specialist has outlined the upcoming efficiency developments it sees as key cooling focuses for its recently established European Data Centres Solutions Team

Airedale’s formation of …   A combination of intelligent system design, matched free cooling chillers and smart HVAC optimisation software can be used to achieve this.”

Fan walls were another development that was …   Cooling systems with fan walls were highlighted as a means of maximising air and water side conditions that …

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Gel Clear tablets reduce maintenance costs

21 November 2019

The store is located above a railway station meaning there is no drainage through the concrete slab … biofilms in stores with standard drainage systems not only in commercial refrigeration, but other air conditioning applications such as air handling units, split systems fan coil units.

Read the full case study …

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Italy hosts MOP31

21 November 2019

Since 1987, several amendments and adjustments have been adopted. The recent reduction schedules and … Italy is one of the worldwide main actors in the HVACR field, with the largest production and turnover with regard to refrigeration - in recent years the …

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Gel-clear a hit in Australia

20 November 2019

AUSTRALIA: The UK-developed Gel-clear natural biocide tablet with a proven ability to prevent biofilm … biofilms in stores with standard drainage systems not only in commercial refrigeration, but other air conditioning applications such as air handling units, split systems fan coil units.

Launched in 2013, Gel-clear …

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Chemours claims AGC infringed R1234yf patents

20 November 2019

USA: Refrigerant manufacturer Chemours has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Japan against Japanese … infringement of Chemours’ patents covering HFO1234yf product compositions and usage in automotive air conditioning and stationary refrigeration applications in Japan. 

Chemours and Honeywell hold most or all of …

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Biomass Briquette Fuel Market 2019 Growth, Size, Share, Trends Analysis And Forecast To 2024

20 November 2019

Description

In the report, the growth values and factors influencing the Biomass Briquette Fuel … Market by Application Power generation Residential and commercial heating Others

Regional Outlook

The regional insights of the Biomass Briquette Fuel market assist in …

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Circular Drill Bit Market: Competitive Dynamics & Global Outlook 2024

20 November 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Circular Drill Bit Market Analysis …

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