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2013.02.21

Future is Uncertain for Electrolux Fridge Plant In Australia

Feb 18, 2013 Just days after new investment plans were laid out to support manufacturing high-efficiency refrigerators at the Electrolux plant in Orange, NSW, Australia, the company has announced that...

2013.02.04

Many Consumers Remain Unfamiliar with Smart Grid Concepts, A

Feb. 18, 2013 BOULDER, Colo. -- Even as utilities continue to invest in smart grid technologies, they are struggling to effectively communicate both the benefits of smart grids and the possibilities they make available to the end user. According to a new consumer survey from Pike Research, a part of Navigant’s Energy Practice, nearly one-third of respondents (30 percent) were unfamiliar with smart...

2013.02.19

Local heating firm approved as Green Deal Installer

15 February 2013 BSW is now an approved installer under the government’s Green Deal initiative.   As an approved Green Deal Installer, BSW is offering the following energy saving solutions to qualifying customers at no upfront cost: ?Condensing boilers ?Heating controls ?Under floor heating systems ?Electric storage heaters   Under the Green Deal, BSW also offers a range of renewable ene...

2013.02.01

BSH and Godrej & Boyce Partner to Produce Fridges in India

Feb 15, 2013 India-based home appliances producer Godrej & Boyce entered into a refrigerator technology partnership with BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH of Germany.   A new line of energy efficient refrigerators will be developed under the partnership and the refrigerators will be manufactured at a Godrej plant in Shirwal, near the Indian city of Pune.   Both companies will se...

2013.02.19

With New Florida Store System, IKEA Becomes State’s Largest

February 15, 2013 SUNRISE, Fla. -- IKEA announced that it has officially plugged in the solar energy system installed at its store in Sunrise, Fla., which will be the largest solar installation in south Florida and, when combined with IKEA projects already completed at stores in Orlando and Tampa, will make IKEA the state’s largest non-utility solar owner.   The 101,774-square-foot solar PV a...

2013.02.18

PTS links up with Antaris Solar

Feb 14, 2013 Plumbing and heating merchant, PTS, has agreed a co-operation deal with Antaris Solar, the German solar technology provider.   The companies will exhibit jointly at Ecobuild in London next month (stand N2110). Antaris Solar will showcase its two stand-alone, portable photovoltaic systems, the eKiss (short for energy - Keep it simple & safe) and the smaller Mini eKiss. They ca...

2013.02.17

Concerns raised over cost to register for the Green Deal

13 February 2013 Concerns over the cost of involvement in the Green Deal for installers have been raised. H&V News reported in July 2012 that installers would have to pay for accreditation and r...

2013.02.16

NIBE expands into biomass

Feb 13, 2013 NIBE has launched a comprehensive new range of wood-burning boilers as it expands into the biomass market. Designed to provide the highest levels of energy efficient space heating a...

2013.02.01

Daewoo Gets OK To Self-Certify Refrigerators for Chinese Mar

Feb 13, 2013 Daewoo Electronics’ Refrigerator Research Institute in the Bupyeong District of Incheon, China, received certification as a refrigerator energy tester by the Chinese government. Certification allows Daewoo Electronics to self-certify its refrigerators bound for the Chinese market. Daewoo Electronics Refrigerator Research Institute applied in 2012 to become a CQC (China Quality Certi...

2013.02.04

Rinnai 9-Month Sales Up As Premium Appliance Trend Continues

Feb 12, 2013 Rinnai Corp. (Nagoya, Japan) had net sales of 187.739 billion yen (approx. US$2.0 billion) in the first nine months of its current fiscal year. The third quarter of the current fiscal yea...

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