EPA Proposes Transition Plan to Low-GWP Alternative Refriger

Feb 19, 2014 Washington -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held a public meeting to inform stakeholders of its proposed plan for a transition to “climate-friendly alternatives” to replace high-global warming potential (GWP) refrigerants. This was in response to President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, which calls on the agency to use its authority under the Significant New Alternative...


ASHRAE/IES Energy Standard Gains 30 Percent Savings Over 200

Feb 19, 2014 Atlanta -- The requirements of the 2013 revision of an energy standard recently published by ASHRAE and IES will result in buildings that could achieve six to eight percent more efficienc...


New Twin Scroll and Digital join Hubbard ECA condensing unit

19 - February - 2014 Hubbard Products has added 17 new Twin Scroll Compressor models to its highly successful range of ETL approved Zenith and Zenith Digital Condensing Units. Available in two case co...


Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) Appoint Inter

19/02/2014 RSES has appointed Rich Hoke, CMS, to hold the title of interim RSES executive vice president until further notice. Hoke will work directly with RSES headquarters staff as well as the board...


Trane Improves Lighting, HVAC at Ohio School District

19/02/2014 Leaders at Willoughby-Eastlake School District in Willoughby, OH, a suburb located to the east of Cleveland, recently took a high performance building approach to district-wide upgrades tha...


HARDI Sets Dates for Four ‘Focus’ Conferences

19/02/2014 Columbus, OH -- The Heating, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) have officially opened registration for all 4 Focus Conferences. Packed with top-notch speakers, substantial content, and an abundance of networking opportunities, this year’s conferences are a perfect opportunity for members to gain additional insight into industry trends and new techniqu...


Still Sharp: Jet Edge, Inc. Turns 30

19/02/2014 Jet Edge, Inc., St. Michael, MN, is a global designer and manufacturer of waterjet systems for precision cutting, surface preparation and coating removal. Founded in 1984, Jet Edge entered...


Emerson’s high efficiency Vilter single screw compressor VSS

18 February 2014 The Vilter single screw compressor VSS-1301 by Emerson Climate Technologies is designed for industrial refrigeration systems, delivering better energy efficiency, higher reliability a...


Honeywell Expects To Launch 100 New Turbos In 2014

18 February 2014 Honeywell Turbo Technologies expects to launch more than 100 turbocharger applications involving more than 20 new technologies in 2014. These new applications will serve Honeywell’s g...

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