US Shipments of Central Air Conditioners Increased 34.1 Percent
March 16, 2015
United States combined shipments of central air conditioners and air-source heat pumps totaled 479,484 units in January 2015, up 29.4 percent from 370,582 units shipped in January 2014, according to the latest statistics from the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI).
Government regulations, in addition to an increase in end-user environmental awareness, are having a significant impact on the residential air conditioning market, and, based on the products exhibited at the 2015 AHR Expo, manufacturers are heeding the call.
RectorSeal® Corp. is introducing the Desolv™ Cleaning Kit, a quick and convenient kit for the cleaning and post clean-up of all ductless mini-split air conditioner evaporator coils and blower fan blades.
New Generation Wireless HVAC Units Offer Anytime/Anywhere Control through Smartphone Mobile Apps
January 5, 2015
Energy Technology Savings L.L.C. (ETS), a provider of energy efficiency and smart building technology solutions, announced a first-of-its-kind wireless packaged terminal air conditioner (PTAC) pilot program with Lowe’s and Electrolux to test the new HVAC units in multifamily, high-rise buildings.