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How to service thermal expansion valves

August 16, 2000
Metering the refrigerant flow to the evaporator is the sole function of a thermal expansion valve (TEV).
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Hvacr industry's challenge: Global warming

August 16, 2000
The hvacr industry appears capable of dealing with the newest challenge of global warming.
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California’s cool, Arizona’s hot

August 15, 2000
By late summer-early autumn, look for cooler-than-normal temps over the Central states and back East.
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Adapting to geothermal: Contractor changes direction and does it boldly

August 15, 2000
When events or circumstances force a change of direction, just any change won’t do. With existing pressures on the hvacr industry, the decision is critical.
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Centrifugal chillers reap energy savings at first federal Energy Star building

August 15, 2000
York International announced that three of its steam-turbine-driven centrifugal chillers are contributing energy savings at Foley Square federal office building in New York City.
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Building designs for lifelong efficiency

August 15, 2000
ASHRAE has recommended a lifecycle environmental approach to the design and operation of buildings in a Climate Change Position Statement and Paper approved at the society’s 1999 Annual Meeting.
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Persistence and quality pay off for contractor

August 15, 2000
This job went without a hitch, despite 19th-century architecture that did not provide for indoor plumbing, much less for central air conditioning.
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Ice-Cap is putting its stamp on luxury New York highrises

August 15, 2000
Commonly known as packaged terminal air conditioners, these units are the defining products in Ice-Cap’s new and replacement product lines.
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Recruiters search cyberspace for job applicants

August 15, 2000
Manufacturers and contractors turn to cyberspace recruiters to find the best talent available.
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Test and treat acid in refrigerant or risk reduced equipment lifespan

August 15, 2000
The development of acids in the refrigerant of vapor compression refrigerators, heat pumps, and air conditioners can severely shorten the life of the compressor and the refrigerant.
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