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2010.04.01

Hitachi Announces New RACs for 2010

The newly developed, energysaving Area-Eco remote control adjusts the room’s temperature based on conditions around where users are present instead of the entire room. When users place the remote control near where they are, the indoor unit detects the remote control’s location as well as air temperature around it and concentrates airflow in that direction. Next, a sensor installed in the indoor u...

2010.04.15

2010 RAC Sales Moving into Higher Gear

Although sales of residential-use room air conditioners (RACs) decreased considerably in 2009 due to the economic recession and unseasonable summer weather, sales began showing a gradual upturn from t...

2010.04.01

Panasonic Launches New RAC X Series

Panasonic launched the room air conditioner X series in stages from October 2009. The series realizes the industry’s top-class energy savings (4.0 kW class) thanks in part to an original hybrid heat exchanger and compressor. In addition, a new Eco Navi control features sensor technology to enhance both energy savings and comfort.The newly launched Eco Navi control has 3 sensors that detect where p...

2010.04.19

JRAIA Globalizes in Step with Industry

JARN has interviewed HVAC&R industry associations from around the world, and now we are finally sitting down again with the association in our home country. How is JRAIA responding to the rapid pa...

2010.04.07

Sharp to Double LCD Panel Production Capacity at GREEN FRONT

To meet strong demand for LCD panels for TVs, Sharp Corporation will double current production capacity at its LCD panel plant (SDP*1) located in GREEN FRONT SAKAI, Sakai City, Osaka Prefecture, Japan, to 72,000 substrates per month.   This LCD panel plant is the first in the world to employ 10th-generation glass substrates. Using Sharp’s proprietary UV2A*2 photo-alignment technology, the pla...

2010.04.01

Toshiba Carrier Names Akira Inoue New President

On March 19, Toshiba Carrier announced that Akira Inoue, executive officer, would be appointed president of Toshiba Carrier as of April 1. The appointment was officially decided at an extraordinary shareholders’ meeting and extraordinary board of directors’ meeting on March 29. Former president Hisanori Fuwa has assumed the position of senior advisor of Toshiba Corporation. Akira Inoue was born i...

2010.03.01

Daikin Releases Eco-Zeas 80 Energy-Saving Inverter Acs

Daikin will release the new Eco-Zeas 80 series of air conditioners for shops and offices in stages from May 1, 2010, and will offer a total of 368 models in 15 types.   The Eco-Zeas 80 lineup bri...

2010.03.01

Hitachi Appliances & Tokyo Gas Jointly Develop Large AC Syst

Steam-fired high efficiency dual effect absorption heat pump Genelink   Hitachi Appliances, in collaboration with Tokyo Gas, has developed the steam-fired high efficiency dual effect absorption h...

2010.03.01

Bitzer Japan Celebrates Second Anniversary

On February 15, Bitzer Japan invited distributors and the media to celebrate the second anniversary of its establishment in Japan in February 2008. At the ceremony, Peter Schaufler, chief executive of...

2010.03.17

Sanyo to Release Eco-i 6 VRF Series in Europe and Asia

Sanyo will begin sales of the Eco-I 6 series of outdoor units for high efficiency, large capacity VRF systems in European and Asian regions in the summer of 2010. The Eco-i 6 VRF series, comes in basi...

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