Mechanical & Plumbing
February 14, 2017 - Panasonic Appliances Air-Conditioning North America has introduced the latest entry in the ECOi EX series: the 460V unit, designed for commercial use.
February 1, 2017 - Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. has a new line of tankless gas condensing water heaters: the Greentherm 9000 series, which offers nine models for high-efficiency domestic hot water in residential or commercial applications.
January 18, 2017 - Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. has announced a new line of high-efficiency Climate 5000 ductless minisplit heat pump systems, ideal for residential heating and cooling up to 48,000 Btuh and available for single-zone or multi-zone applications.
October 3, 2016 - Troubleshoot your moisture problems with the FLIR MR160 imaging moisture meter, featuring a laser pointer and internal and external probes.
September 9, 2016 - Dimplex’s latest product, the iBlast hand dryer, uses 1/6th of the energy of a conventional dryer, according to the company, and is designed with an average of 47% recycled materials while offering an airflow of 275 CFM.
July 18, 2016 - Pfister is upgrading select versions of current faucet families with high efficiency models this summer.
April 25, 2016 - ABB says it is connecting electrical plants to the Internet of Things with Ekip SmartVision to “transform how industry monitors, manages and optimizes its power loads, and boosting energy savings by up to 30%”.
April 1, 2016 - The 13th book in ASHRAE’s Datacom Series, “IT Equipment Design Impact on Data Centre Solutions,” is now available. The book was developed by ASHRAE’s Technical Committee 9.9, Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centres, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment.
March 28, 2016 - Rittal Canada says its Blue e+ is a new generation of cooling units that represents a “quantum leap in terms of cost-effectiveness and energy conservation due to its speed-regulated components and patented heat pipe technology”.
February 24, 2016 - The C448 bi-national standard on the design and installation of ground source heat pump systems for commercial and residential buildings has just been published, CSA Group announced. It supersedes the previous editions published in 2013 and 2002 under the title, Design and installation of earth energy systems.
February 2, 2016 - Researchers are developing a new method of cooling in which heat and cold are transferred using ‘muscles’ made from a ‘shape memory alloy’, with the aim of achieving a cooling process that does not require climatically harmful refrigerants, and should consume less energy than current technologies.
January 28, 2016 - Johnson Controls says it is enhancing its HFC product lines to be fully compatible with the non-flammable, low-GWP (global warming potential) refrigerant—Opteon XP10 (R-513A). The company says the York centrifugal and screw chillers ranging from 125 to 6000 tons (440 to 21,100 kW) are now compatible with R-513A.
January 15, 2016 - Underground heat islands in cities have enormous geothermal potential, say Karlsruhe Institute of Technology researchers, as warm groundwater can be used to produce energy for heating and cooling with the help of geothermal or groundwater heat pumps. But how do you identify the best locations?
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EnerQuality Housing Innovation Forum and Awards 2017Thu Feb 23, 2017 @ 8:00am - 11:00pm
ASHRAE: Improving Building Energy Performance Seminar 2017Mon Mar 06, 2017 @ 2:00pm - 05:00pm
ROOFTech 2017Tue Apr 25, 2017
Lightfair International (LFI) 2017Sun May 07, 2017