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2013.03.07

Sharp's Thai Plant Produces 10 Millionth Refrigerator

Mar 18, 2013 Sharp Appliances (Thailand) Ltd. (SATL), Sharp Corp.’s production base in Thailand, held a ceremony in March 2013 to commemorate the cumulative production of 10 million refrigerators. Th...

2013.03.19

Liebherr Receives red dot Design Awards for Refrigerators

Mar 15, 2013 The Home Appliances business segment of German diversified manufacturer Liebherr won red dot design awards for two of its refrigerators. The integrated ICBP 3256 BioFresh fridge-freezer (pictured top) and the integrated IKBP 3554 BioFresh refrigerator are in Europe’s best A+++ energy efficiency class. The company said particular emphasis was placed on the combination of energy efficie...

2013.03.05

LG Garners red dot and iF Design Awards

Mar 15, 2013 LG Electronics has earned red dot design awards recognition for 27 of its 2013 products. LG took top honors in receiving the coveted red dot: best of the best award for its new curved OLE...

2013.03.04

Nordyne Unveils New HVAC Production Strategy

March 15, 2013 ST. LOUIS -- Nordyne announced today that it will be gradually relocating its split system and furnace manufacturing lines to a new manufacturing facility in Saltillo, Mexico. Packaged systems and select high-efficiency split systems will continue to be manufactured in the company’s Dyersburg, Tenn., plant.   The new 550,000-square-foot facility in Mexico is expected to be at f...

2013.03.18

DOE Holds Meetings on Residential Boiler Test Procedures and

March 15, 2013 WASHINGTON -- The U.S Department of Energy (DOE) held two public meetings this week to discuss rulemakings involving residential boilers. The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) said the first meeting was to discuss the notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) to revise the residential boiler/furnace efficiency test procedures to add calculations for the annual...

2013.03.06

Dometic debuts rooftop air conditioner

March 15, 2013 Dometic’s commercial-grade rooftop air conditioner for trucks is designed to overcome harsh and unusual road and weather conditions. The lightweight device weighs 91 pounds and feature...

2013.03.18

Edward Davey statement on first Green Deal statistics public

14 March 2013 Statement by Energy and Climate Change Secretary Edward Davey on today’s first Green Deal statistics publication   Commenting on today’s first Green Deal statistics publication, Ene...

2013.03.04

Fisher & Paykel In Expansion Mode

Mar 14, 2013 Fisher & Paykel, the New Zealand-based appliance company that was acquired by China’s Haier last year, is in "expansion mode," according to a statement from Managing Director and CEO ...

2013.03.09

Japan extracts gas from methane hydrate

13 March 2013 Japan says it has successfully extracted natural gas from frozen methane hydrate off its central coast, in a world first, the BBC reported.   Methane hydrates, or clathrates, are a type of frozen “cage” of molecules of methane and water.   The gas field is about 50km away from Japan’s main island, in the Nankai Trough.   Researchers say it could provide an alternative ...

2013.03.16

Seminar outlines issues surrounding Green Deal

13 March 2013 H&V News has attended the Westminster Energy, Environment and Transport Forum keynote seminar, held on Wednesday 12th March 2013.   Opening the seminar was Laura Sandys MP who is also PPS to energy minister Greg Barker.   The first half of the seminar looked at the take-up of the Green Deal in the first six weeks since contracts were able to be signed and if based on th...

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