European Commission’s Top Scientific Body Concludes That Hon

10 - March - 2014 The European Commission’s top scientific and technical body has concluded that Honeywell’s new low-global-warming-potential mobile air conditioning refrigerant, HFO-1234yf, is safe f...


CIBSE accreditation for Fujitsu course

10 - March - 2014 Fujitsu Air Conditioners has received accreditation from CIBSE for its Continuing Personal Development (CPD) course on VRF Application and Design. The free course, which contributes...


DuPont responds to EC review on testing of HFO-1234yf

10 - March - 2014 DuPont has responded to the European Commission’s final report by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) on its review of testing of HFO-1234yf. Thierry Vanlancker, president of DuPont Che...


UPDATE: Ejectors achieve 15% energy savings in commercial re

10 March 2014 Since July 2013, the first transcritical CO2 system with ejector technology, designed by Frigo Consulting, has registered 15% energy savings by reduced internal losses. Thanks to the eff...


Unico Introduces New Mini-Split HVAC Line by Technibel

Mar. 10, 2014 Unico, Inc, a leading manufacturer of small-duct, high-velocity central heating and air conditioning systems, has added mini-split units and outdoor units to its offerings through a partnership with Italian manufacturer Argoclima, maker of Technibel HVAC products. These product additions will allow customers to efficiently heat and cool areas where space is at a premium even for smal...


Mostra Convegno ExpoComfort 2014

7 March 2014 International biennial exhibition for heating, refrigeration, air-conditioning, sanitary fixtures, water treatment, bathroom furnishing and services.   MCE is the biennal leading int...


EC's scientists conclude 'no evidence of serious risk' from

7 March 2014 Keenly-awaited report from European Commission’s scientific arm definitively confirms that the HFO R1234yf poses no serious risk to the automotive industry. Commission now expected to up ...


Daikin upgrades VRV R-22 replacement and water cooled VRV ra

7 March 2014 Daikin Europe’s VRV Q heat pump replacement system for R-22 system replacement, and its water cooled VRV-W series for taller buildings and geothermal applications, both now incorporate V...


Spanish heat pump market stabilised in 2013

Mar. 07, 2014 The Spanish market for heat pumps has stabilised in 2013 and grew by 4.4%. Total sales climbed from 50418 units in 2012 to 52651 units in 2013.   Reversible air/air heat pumps are dominating the market in Spain with a share of 95% of total sales. It is noteworthy, though, that there is a strong trend towards sanitary hot water heat pumps.   Some general remarks on the marke...

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