Canada

Manufacturers Prepare for Recycling Regulations

December 19, 2011

On Dec. 1, 2011, the British Columbia Ministry of Environment held a public workshop on its recycling regulations. Effective July 1, 2012, the province will require manufacturers of air conditioning, heating, water heating, and refrigeration products to take Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for the life cycle management of their products.


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Maxwell Systems Expands in Canada

December 19, 2011

Maxwell Systems Inc., a provider of complete construction business management software solutions, expanded into Canada with additional development efforts, broader industry presence, and enhanced product offerings.


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Forecast Indicates Modest Changes in HVAC for 2012

December 12, 2011
The Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI) released its annual statistical forecast, which projects that residential air conditioning, commercial air conditioning, and furnace shipments will change modestly in 2012.


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Expo Relocates to British Columbia

December 12, 2011
Sustainability, new products, and new technologies will be the focus of the 2012 edition of the CIPHEX West trade show when it takes place in Vancouver next fall.


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Canadian Government Invests $78 Million in Energy Efficiency

November 21, 2011
According to Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), the Honourable Joe Oliver, minister of Natural Resources, announced that the government of Canada is investing $78 million over the next two years to create jobs in the energy sector and save Canadian homeowners money while improving energy efficiency.


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Graduates Pass Manitoba Exam

November 21, 2011
D. Brian Baker, CMS founder and instructor of Westech Energy Training Center, announced the graduates of the Manitoba Provincial 5th Class Power Engineer’s Exam.


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New Building Code to be Published

November 14, 2011
According to the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI), the National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB), which is scheduled to be published on Nov. 18, 2011, will yield significant savings in energy costs of typical buildings.


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Canada Hosts 2011 ICARHMA Meeting

November 14, 2011
The International Council of Air-Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Heating Manufacturers’ Associations (ICARHMA) met Oct. 3-5 in Canada to discuss industry trends and approve the European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE) as an associate member.


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HRAI and AHRI Call for Harmonized Standards

November 7, 2011
HRAI president Warren Heeley and AHRI senior vice president Dave Calabrese attended the Canada-U.S. Manufacturing Summit to discuss the industry’s concerns about the growing problem of local and regional energy efficiency regulations for HVACR products differing from national or international standards.


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HRAI and Environment Canada Hold Meeting on Pollution Prevention Plan for Halocarbons

November 7, 2011
According to the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI), HRAI staff and member participants in the Refrigerant Management Canada (RMC) program met with representatives from Environment Canada on Sept. 8 to discuss the implementation of a Pollution Prevention (P2) plan for halocarbons.


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