Newsline

Trane Addresses FEBRAVA 2005

SAO PAULO, Brazil - Two of Trane's global environmental policy executives spoke at the FEBRAVA 2005 trade show. James Wolf, vice president and chairman of Trane's Environmental Policy Council, and Jeff Moe, Trane program director for environmental policy, shared perspectives on the role that HVAC technologies play in meeting environmental priorities.

"We work on a customer-by-customer approach, consulting and designing the right HVAC system solution that balances application requirements and environmental priorities," said Wolf.

In seminar presentations, Wolf and Moe discussed ozone depletion, global warming, and greenhouse gases. They provided an update on the status of global environmental regulations and on the potential global warming and ozone depletion impacts of every major refrigerant used by the HVAC industry.

"Our customers want to know about global and regional perspectives on refrigerant alternatives and those that are scheduled for phaseout," stated Moe. "And also how refrigerants, such as HCFC-123, when integrated with state-of-the-art HVAC technology from Trane, enable cooling systems to operate with significantly less energy usage and reduced environmental impact."

Wolf's presentation, "Global Warming and Energy Conservation" provided a detailed review of global environmental priorities, sources of global warming, and the Kyoto Protocol.

He also demonstrated how Trane supports customers with energy-efficient HVAC technologies that reduce emissions and minimize the threat to the global climate. Wolf concluded his presentation with perspectives on how the trend toward "green building" would benefit both customers and the environment.

Moe presented to conference attendees global environmental regulations and the role various HVAC technologies have in meeting environmental challenges.

Publication date: 10/31/2005

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2015 ACCA Conference

Images from the 2015 ACCA Conference in Grapevine, Texas. Posted on April 8, 2015.

Podcasts

NEWSMakers: Clint Schreck

Clint Schreck, general manager, Columbus Worthington Air, Columbus, Ohio, discusses winning Angie’s List Super Service Award, how to handle online reviews, and much more.

More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 05-25-15 cover

2015 May 25

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Legislation and Regulation

What legislative/regulatory issue is most important to you as a HVAC business owner?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

2015.jpg
2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con