Indoor Air Pollution and Health

-- IAQ vs. PM2.5 Indoor air quality (IAQ) refers to the quality of the air inside buildings and structures and impacts the health and comfort of the people who occupy these structures. Controlling pol...


Future Life Connecting Appliances and Vehicles

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a term that refers to technology connecting all types of objects using the Internet.   Many companies in Germany, the United States, and Japan are testing ways to ...


Reducing Food Loss and Waste in the Cold Chain

According to the survey ‘Global Food Losses and Food Waste - Extent, Causes and Prevention’ by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, approximately one-third of all food pr...

PR 2018.07.22

i-NX-Q: the new Climaveneta multi-purpose heat pump with inverter technology

Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems presents i-NX-Q. Climaveneta’s air source multi-purpose unit with scroll inverter compressors and cooling capacity from 43 to 151 kW. The logic of

Changing Marketing Channels for ACs

Large changes are underway in the marketing of home appliances and electronics. To give a few examples, companies are withdrawing from or spinning off businesses at the manufacturer level, the share o...


Technical Trend of Chillers

Energy conservation and global warming reduction are the current major issues for HVAC equipment. To improve the energy efficiency of chiller systems, technical development focused on large oil-free c...


Chiller Market Review in 2014--Latin America

Reported by Joaquin Gentzsch, JARN’s correspondent in Chile   The total Latin American air conditioning unit market is estimated at roughly 9.5 million units, accounting for around 8.5% of the world market. However, over 80% consist of small domestic units, primarily window type room air conditioners. Latin America’s chiller market represents around 4% of the global chiller market.   A d...


Chiller Market Review in 2014--Russia

Based on information from APIC and Litvinchuk Marketing   In the first half of 2015, the Russian chiller market showed signs of a slow-down. The usual pattern when the market is growing is much b...


Chiller Market Review in 2014--Spain

Spain Reported by Pilar Budi, director general, Asociacion de Fabricantes de Equipos de Climatizacion (AFEC)   After several years of recession in Spain, growth was seen in 2014 and prospects for...


Chiller Market Review in 2014--Italy

Italy Reported by Carmine Casale, HVAC&R Consultant, Italy   In 2014, the Italian HVAC industry reported an overall substantial improvement after many years of depression. More important, the...


What Is The Best Alternative to R410A?

Refrigerant selection for air conditioning and refrigeration equipment appears to be experiencing a bit of turbulence. There are a large number of alternative refrigerant candidates, spanning both che...


Where Have All the Makers Gone?

Power of Chinese Manufacturers on Display at IFA At IFA 2015, a global trade show for consumer electronics held in Berlin, Germany, this September, it was reported that Sony and Panasonic were the onl...


Exhibition & Event

ACRA 2018 helds in Sapporo, Japan

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