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Rinnai America Corp.: Direct Vent Wall Furnaces

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The five EnergySaver® direct-vent wall furnaces do not rely on ductwork to distribute heat. 


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HVAC Manufacturers Expect Modest Gains in 2014

Most Expect Economy to Still Be a Concern This Year
By Joanna R. Turpin
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The latest report from Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) indicates that 2013 will likely end on a positive note.


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Energy Shortage Triples Propane Prices

Frigid Weather, Temperatures Cripple Supplies in Midwest, Northeast US
By Matt Bishop
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A gallon of the liquefied, flammable hydrocarbon (HC) gas that sold for $1 last year has risen nearly four-fold in cost.


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2014 AHR Expo: HVAC Residential Equipment

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The NEWS was very busy at the AHR Expo in New York City, visiting as many booths as possible in search of new products. Below is a comprehensive list of all the HVAC residential equipment we found on the show floor.


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Regional Standards Uncertainty Continues

Contractors Urged to Prepare for 2015 A/C Standards
By Kimberly Schwartz
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As the regional standards ruling remains entangled in litigation, it is becoming more difficult for the HVAC industry to determine how to move ahead.


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DOE Establishes HVAC Furnace Fan Testing Standards

Regulating Components Places Undue Burden on HVAC Industry, Leaders Say
By Jen Anesi
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There is growing concern that the DOE is placing undue regulatory burden on the HVAC industry — and especially on manufacturers — by regulating components of appliances that already meet energy-efficiency guidelines.


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Facts + Figures: Air-Source Heat Pump Shipments Up 10.7 Percent in November

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Industry figures are estimates that are derived from the best available figures supplied by a sample of AHRI member companies.  


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Duct Dynasty: Why That Oversized System Works Great

Show Consumers Why Bigger Isn’t Always Better
By David Richardson
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How can the homeowner be comfortable with a piece of equipment that would condition twice the amount of house? The answer lies in the true performance of the HVAC system.


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Facts + Figures: Air Conditioner Shipments Up Nearly 26 Percent in October

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Source: Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI). Industry figures are estimates that are derived from the best available figures supplied by a sample of AHRI member companies.


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The Science of HVAC Efficiency Ratings

Specific Formulas Clearly Define System Precision
By Joanna R. Turpin
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With a veritable alphabet soup of acronyms now available to describe the energy efficiency of HVAC equipment, contractors have all the information necessary to educate their customers about how their systems will perform when installed correctly.


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NEWSMakers: Rajan Rajendran

Rajan Rajendran, newly appointed director of the Emerson Innovation Center, talks about the new $35 million facility and how it will function on the University of Dayton campus. Posted on Aug. 29.

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