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2013.06.18

Always a Winner - Racing with Danfoss Temperature Sensors

25 June 2013 Danfoss’ compact temperature sensor, MBT 3270 is often called on to perform big jobs in the mobile hydraulic industry and in exhaust gas return systems for large construction vehicles, bu...

2013.06.23

Ground-source conference to focus on RHI

25 June 2013 This year’s GSHPA summer conference, Ground Source Energy, Incentivising the Industry, is focusing on the Renewable Heat Incentive.   Keynote speaker Stephen Martin, director of heat and energy at the Department of Energy and Climate Change, will open the conference and exhibition and he will discuss the increased RHI tariffs for GSHP installations.   The impact this will ha...

2013.06.26

SIG expands with acquisition of SK Sales

24 June 2013 SIG has acquired SK Sales, the UK air handling products specialist based in Norwich, for an undisclosed sum. According to SIG, SK Sales complements and expands on its strategy to offer a wider network, product offering and area of expertise for the heating, ventilation and air conditioning market. As a combined business under the SK Sales brand, SIG customers will now benefit from a...

2013.06.25

Cofely UK gains ISO 50001 certification

24 June 2013 Cofely has been awarded ISO 50001 for Energy Management. The company claims to be the first in its sector to attain a UK-based certification and says the achievement has drawn heavily on its experience of managing customers’ energy performance. Cofely offices providing technical, FM, industrial energy services and support service functions have all achieved the standard. In the UK,...

2013.06.25

Refrigeration groups lobby for European policy makers to rel

24 June 2013 The refrigeration industry is working overtime to convince MEPs to row back on the targets set by the European ENVI committee last week   Refrigeration bodies throughout Europe such as ACRIB, BRA, EPEE and AREA say they are redoubling efforts to convince European policymakers that the proposals from the European Parliament ENVI Committee (Environment, Public Health and Food Safet...

2013.06.24

Monodraught wins green innovation award

21 June 2013 Monodraught was announced yesterday as the winner of an Ashden Award, the UK’s leading green energy prize. The Buckinghamshire-based company was acknowledged for its revolutionary low-energy cooling and ventilation system. The Impax Ashden Award for Energy Innovation was presented to Monodraught by Jonathon Porritt at a ceremony hosted by cultural commentator Emma Freud at the Royal ...

2013.06.15

Toshiba warns trade of misleading branding

21 June 2013 Toshiba Air Conditioning has urged the trade and end users to beware of misleadingly labelled air conditioning following a rise in complaints about sub-standard equipment.   David Du...

2013.06.14

French Discussions on Energy Transitions: ‘Heat Alliance’ Ta

A group of French stakeholders in the heating field have formed a renewable heating alliance, l’Alliance chaleur renouvelable, within a context of changing energy use. The stakeholders are Uniclima, Association Francaise pour les Pompes a Chaleur (AFPAC), Association Francaise des Professionnels de la Geothermie (AFPG), Enerplan, and Syndicat des Energies Renouvelables (SER).   In France, the...

2013.06.13

Whirlpool’s Green Kitchens

The CEO of Whirlpool France, Jean- Jacques Blanc, presented the company’s innovations in April. Its 2013 high-end range is the fruit of ongoing investment: Whirlpool has been investing 500 million/year in R&D since 2008. The 2013 range is focused on design and energy savings.   The Green Kitchen by Whirlpool and the kitchen furniture manufacturer Schmidt comprises a dishwasher, a refriger...

2013.06.10

AC Sales in France

In a capital documentary broadcast several months ago on the French TV channel M6, consumers were warned against unscrupulous installers of air conditioning systems and advised to opt for recognized qualified installers.   Some interesting figures were provided: 400,000 air conditioner units were expected to be sold in France in 2012 and only 5% of houses were equipped with air conditioning a...

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