Latin America


New Year’s Resolutions from Global Association Leaders--ABRA

This year, JARN marks the 50th anniversary of its foundation. When JARN was founded 50 years ago, the use of room air conditioners (RACs) was starting to increase rapidly in Japan, and JARN also has k...


Manufacturers Present HCFC Phase-out Technologies in Argenti

Two conferences have been organized in Buenos Aires and Rosario in Argentina on December 4 and 6, 2017, respectively.   Argentina is still widely using R22 hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) refriger...


Executive Director meets with President of Mexico

12 December 2017 President of Mexico, Mr Enrique Pena Nieto and Dr Fatih Birol, IEA executive director Dr Fatih Birol, the executive director of the International Energy Agency, met with the Preside...

PR 2018.05.25

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

CAREL at UNIDO Conference in Argentina

Dec. 04, 2017 On 4 and 6 December, in Buenos Aires and Rosario, Argentina, two conferences will be held entitled “Commercial Refrigeration: Experiences on new Low-GWP Technological Alternatives”, wit...


Energy statistics training in Mexico city

29 November 2017 As part on the continued support the IEA is offering to Mexico, the IEA statistics team ran an energy statistics training workshop in Mexico city from 21-24 November 2017. The worksh...


Energy Efficiency Training Week for Latin America begins in

27 November 2017 RIO DE JANEIRO - The Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), the International Energy Agency (IEA) and Eletrobras kicked-off the Energy Efficiency Training Week for Latin America to...


Taco Family of Companies Acquires Taconova

Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, Taconova has more than 55 years of experience in creating intelligent building technology solutions Taco Logo 2018 November 24, 2017 CRANSTON, R.I. -- The Taco F...



Reported by the Brazilian Association for HVAC&R (ABRAVA)   The Brazilian air conditioning market suffered because of the economic crisis and a reduction in the level of both public and priva...


2.9 LATIN AMERICA -- Mexico

In the context of the job-saving American policy advocated by the U.S. President Donald Trump, several manufacturers including Carrier have abandoned their plans to shift their U.S. production bases t...


2.9 LATIN AMERICA -- Brazil

According to ABRAVA, in 2016, the Brazilian HVAC&R market reported sales of 26.5 billion real (US$ 7.9 billion), of which 18.9 billion real (US$ 5.6 billion) was in the industrial segment, 4 billi...



According to BSRIA, Mexico is the largest chiller market in Latin America followed by Brazil. The combined market scale of Mexico and Brazil in 2016 recorded US$ 154.2 million, an 11% year-on-year decrease.   When large roof surfaces are available, rooftop units provide greater flexibility in terms of installation, and they are often preferred over chillers in Latin America for large-capacity...

Toshiba Climaveneta HEPA ACRA JCI GMCC


Daikin Factory in Vietnam Opening Ceremony

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