Regional standards for HVAC equipment have been a hot topic of discussion in the industry, and the proposed rule for the standards could be finalized next week. Currently, the Department of Energy (DOE) is making the rule available for public comment until today, Oct. 17.
The Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI) reported that, during the second quarter of 2011, ductless split systems shipments showed the highest product sector gain, increasing by 68 percent.
The Patriot 80 residential oil heating furnaces come in upflow, downflow/horizontal, rear flue, and front flue models. They are sized so they can be readily installed in such areas as utility rooms, alcoves, closets, crawl spaces, and attics.