HVAC Breaking News

July 2, 2002: Global Energy Group Introduces New High-Efficiency Rooftop Units

July 2, 2002
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+
ODESSA, FL — Global Energy Group Inc. has introduced a new line of rooftop units that it says establishes a new standard in energy efficiency for air-cooled packaged air conditioning units.

“Our new Inventor Series 1400 line of rooftop units has been tested by ARI (Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute) and carries an EER (energy efficiency ratio) rating of 13.5,” stated Joe Richardson, president and CEO of Global Energy. “By incorporating patented Global Energy technologies into traditional current rooftop air conditioner designs, we are able to ‘raise the bar’ for energy efficiency in our industry. Previously, high-efficiency units carried an EER rating ranging between 11.0 and 12.0. With our rating of 13.5, our products will establish a new standard in efficiency.”

The company’s patented EER+ technology is said to be the key to creating the new efficiency level. Global Energy is currently offering this technology as a retrofit that modifies existing rooftop air conditioners. The Inventor Series 1400 will be a complete rooftop unit and will be available on a limited production basis in September 2002.

According to the company, the EER+ technology generally increases the capacity of air conditioning equipment by 20%. This increase in capacity in turn increases the efficiency of the equipment, resulting in a reduction in the unit’s use of electricity.

For more information, visit www.gegsolutions.com.

Publication date: 07/01/2002

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

Recent Articles by Greg Mazurkiewicz

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



Image Galleries

2014 Energy Efficiency Forum

Highlights from the 25th annual Energy Efficiency Forum in Washington, D.C.


NEWSMakers: John Missell

John Missell, vice president and COO of Spectrum Design, joins the program to discuss how his company has utilized geothermal technologies, and we examine the future of renewable energy resources. Posted on Aug. 15.

More Podcasts


NEWS 08-18-14 cover

2014 August 18

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Prohibiting HFCs

EPA is proposing a rule that would prohibit some HFCs in select refrigeration applications. Do you agree with this move?
View Results Poll Archive


2014 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.


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


facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con