The Ontario government recently announced that it is strengthening the regulation of vertical closed loop drilling for geothermal energy systems with new rules that take effect immediately under Ontario Regulation 98/12.
The Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI) recently released the 2011 update on the Canadian CFC chiller stock study. This update estimates that approximately the same number of conversions/replacements were completed in 2011 as in 2010.
Wolf Steel Ltd. recently announced the appointment of Andrew Gabura as account manager for the GTA Southwestern Ontario region, representing both the Napoleon® and Continental® heating and cooling brands.
Wolseley Canada has announced that Gilles Pétrin has been promoted to vice president, sales and business development. In this new role, Pétrin will be responsible for sales, business development, acquisitions, sales training, and sales force optimization.
Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI) and Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) representatives recently met with CSA Standards staff to discuss a number of issues related to the HVACR industry.
Eight HVACR and water heating industry associations spanning the United States and Canada have announced the formation of the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation, which will work to raise awareness of the industry, attract new members to the workforce, and enhance the quality of the available workforce in the industry.