Johnson Controls addresses consumer demand for innovative, efficient and future-ready HVACR technologies at the 2020 AHR Expo

Johnson Controls addresses consumer demand for innovative, efficient and future-ready HVACR technologies at the 2020 AHR Expo

Johnson Controls will showcase its unmatched portfolio of advanced, sustainable and future-ready HVACR solutions at the 2020 AHR Expo (Booth 3833) Feb. 3-5 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The Johnson Controls booth will be centered around the company’s new brand focus – ‘The power behind your mission’ – which reinforces its commitment to advancing the safety, comfort and intelligence of spaces and places to power its customers’ business goals.

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District heating plugged into precious industrial waste heat source

CP Kelco in Lille-Skensved Denmark is a Huber Group company, manufacturing food industry ingredients. An element in their process is distillation of alcohol final condensation typically used to release large quantities of waste heat via cooling towers.

Ingersoll Rand Introduces Future Climate Company, Trane Technologies

The climate company will be named Trane Technologies plc,1 elevating its market leading Trane® brand and celebrating the power of technological innovation. Trane Technologies will be a global leader in climate control and is expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker “TT.”

Daikin Recognized with 2019 Minnesota Dual-Training PIPELINE Badge and Grant

The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) recently recognized Daikin with the 2019 Minnesota Dual-training PIPELINE recognition badge. Daikin also received $310,000 in PIPELINE grants to help provide opportunities for employees to grow through dual-training in mechatronics technician and welding.

Gree New Products Sparkle at INTERCLIMA Expo 2019

On November 5, 2019 local time, the INTERCLIMA Expo 2019 was held at the Nord Villepinte exhibition centre in Paris. Gree Electric, as the only Chinese local self-owned brand in the exhibition, showcased its RAC, CAC and several high-tech products and attracted lots of visitors with the independently created core technologies and high-quality products.

Gree Nigeria Seeks Greater Opportunity

Accompanied by Gree President Assistant, Mr. Xie Dongbo, a delegation of 38 people, including the state governors of Lagos, Nigeria and representatives of Choice International Group, visited Gree headquarters in Zhuhai on Nov. 17, 2019.

Johnson Controls: Building digitalization

More and more, customers want to digitally transform their buildings so they can optimize their spaces, reduce energy, engage occupants and increase security. As a leader in the transformation of buildings, Johnson Controls is constantly innovating -- guiding customers to a smarter future.

Bry-Air at P-Mec 2019

Bry-Air demonstrated range of dehumidifiers and other product range at the show, and necessitate to control moisture and humidity at every stage in the pharma industry right from production areas, powder rooms, packaging areas to storage rooms and to meet the high quality and production standards.

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Electrification Is Necessary in Order to Achieve an Energy Transition

The first Electrification Europe Summit was held in Paris on October 16 and 17, 2019, and focused on usage electrification as an essential means of achieving a carbon-neutral planet. In order to reduce green-house gas (GHG) emissions, usage electrification needs to be maximized.

Europe Opening up Heat Pump Era

According to the Kigali Amendment, the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction schedule needs to be addressed urgently. As a great solution to this issue, heat pumps have come under the spotlight as energy efficient and renewable energy technologies, and their applications have been expanding from residential to commercial and industrial processing uses.


Highly Expands Fast in the Heat Pump Market

On August 1, the 2019 China Heat Pump Industry Annual Conference and the 10th anniversary of the China Heat Pump Association (CHPA) were held on a grand scale in Shanghai. On this occasion, JARN interviewed Ji Shengchang, general manager of Highly emerging business division, to hear about the company’s business performance in the global market.

JATL Contributes to AC&R Energy Savings with Its Cutting-edge Testing Ability

On September 27 during Bangkok RHVAC 2019, Tomoyoshi Takeuchi, executive director of the Japan Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Testing Laboratory (JATL), made a presentation and introduced JATL and its servicing business. On this occasion, JARN interviewed Mr. Takeuchi to hear about JATL’s activities.

BROAD Is Committed to Environmental Protection

BROAD Group is a private enterprise in China dedicated to original innovation. Its subsidiary company BROAD Air conditioning is a pioneer in the field of absorption heat pumps manufactured for the global market. JARN interviewed Wu Zheng, general manager of BROAD international, to find out BROAD Group’s operation in overseas markets. JARN (J): Could you please briefly introduce BROAD Group’s current business structure?


15 Customs Entities Sign Agreement to Build Cold Chain Logistics System

On October 13, 15 regional customs entities signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on regional customs’ support for the construction of the new western land and marine channel in Chongqing. All the customs entities indicated that they will actively support the construction of the cold chain logistics system and start pilot operation of cross-border direct trains for agricultural products.

Decarbonising cities with geothermal district heating: how to finance it?

December 13th, Copa Cogeca, Brussels This seminar is organised as a partnership between the European geothermal industry and European local authorities committed to the energy transition to facilitate the uptake of this clean renewable energy technology.

New open access journal paper from HPT Annex 52

This is the fourth scientific journal paper that has been published based on work and case studies within the IEA HPT Annex 52. The previously published journal papers provide two sets of open access reference data, free to use by researchers and developers.


REAL Alternatives 4 LIFE - December 2019 Newsletter

Join us for an Institute of Refrigeration webinar on 12th December to demonstrate REAL Alternatives, a comprehensive blended learning programme available throughout Europe in 15 different languages, and explore topics around:

GCHV won the "High-Growth Enterprise" by China's Real Estate Supplier Competitiveness Award 2019

From December 5th to 6th, the 2019 China Real Estate Annual Procurement Summit was held in Guangzhou. The 1200 supply chain leaders, including the head of real estate enterprise procurement, suppliers, industry experts, gathered together to discuss the new changes in the supply chain.

Vienna Energy Forum 2020 announced at COP25

Her Excellency Maria Patek, Austria’s Minister for Sustainability and Tourism, announced the Vienna Energy Forum (VEF) 2020 during the high-level segment of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP 25).

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CEATEC 2019 Backs Up the ‘Society 5.0’ on the Occasion of 20th Anniversary of Foundation

CEATEC 2019 was held at Makuhari Messe for four days from October 15, 2019. CEATEC was launched in 2000, and has continued to expand in scale, steadily developing as a digital home appliance fair. Then, in 2016, it declared that it had outgrown the home appliance fair, and had dynamically become the ‘Society 5.0 General Expo’ that envisages a futuristic society living hand in hand with Internet of Things (IoT) and co-creation.

Refrigeration & HVAC Exhibition Shows Indonesian Market Potential

Refrigeration & Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (R&HVAC) Indonesia, the largest refrigeration and climate control exhibition in Indonesia, presented a robust business-to-business (B2B) platform at Jakarta International Expo from October 9 to 11, 2019. In addition, Solar and Energy Storage Indonesia, International Indonesia Seafood and Meat (IISM) Expo, and FoodTech International were simultaneously held.

ISK-SODEX Opens up New Export Opportunities for Turkish HVAC&R Industry

The 14th International ISK-SODEX, a leading heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC&R) industry exhibition in Eurasia, brought industry players together at Tüyap Fair and Congress Center in Istanbul on October 2–5, 2019. The exhibition was organized by Hannover Messe Sodeks Fuarcılık in cooperation with the co-organizers and supporting associations including İSİB, Turkish HVAC&R exporters association, and İSKİD, the Turkish air conditioning and refrigeration manufacturers’ association.

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