HVAC Breaking News

June 25, 2014: AGC of America Joins Hiring Our Heroes Program to Hire Veterans

Members Will Have Access to Veterans Job Fairs, Other Resources to Make It Easier to Hire Veterans
No Comments

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC of America) announced that it is joining the national Hiring Our Heroes program as part of the construction industry’s effort to add 100,000 veterans over the next five years.

Read More

June 25, 2014: Polar Air Supply, Hussey Copper Introduce New Line of Copper Ducts

Ducts Are Said to Combat Mold and Mildew
No Comments

Hussey Copper has entered into a new partnership with Polar Air Supply LLC, Riviera Beach, Florida, for a new line of copper ducts that will combat odor-causing mold and mildew in HVAC systems.

Read More

June 24, 2014: Custom Air Products & Services Obtains Third-Party Certifications

CAPS Can Now Offer Industrial HVAC Equipment for Hazardous Locations
No Comments

Custom Air Products & Services Inc. (CAPS), a supplier of commercial and industrial HVAC equipment, announced that it has obtained third-party certifications for its lines of room air conditioners and heat pumps as well as wall-mount air conditioning systems for use in Class I, Division 2, Groups B, C, and D hazardous locations.

Read More

June 24, 2014: Army National Guard Awards Performance Contract for National Headquarters

Energy Savings Performance Contract to Improve Energy Efficiency
No Comments

Ameresco Inc. announced that the Army National Guard has awarded it an energy savings performance contract (ESPC) task order to improve the energy efficiency of the Army National Guard headquarters in Arlington, Virginia.

Read More

June 24, 2014: Optimum Energy Introduces Predictive Free Cooling

Software Module Accurately Predicts Free Cooling Availability for Chiller Systems
No Comments

Optimum Energy, a provider of HVAC energy optimization for enterprise facilities, has introduced its Predictive Free Cooling software module, which is an add-on to its OptiCx Platform. The software eliminates guesswork for building operators who want to use free cooling.to reduce overall energy consumption in chiller systems.

Read More

June 23, 2014: New Occupancy and Vacancy Sensors Simplify Energy Management

Sensors Offer Contractor-Friendly Integrated Design
No Comments

Leviton has announced the introduction of its Provolt ODC family of line-voltage occupancy and vacancy sensors. The company said the new sensors simplify energy management with an easy-to-install self-contained solution. 

Read More

June 23, 2014: Registration Now Open for ACCA’s Service Managers Forum

Event Returns with a New Lineup of Learning Labs to Help Both Veteran and New Service Managers
No Comments

ACCA, the indoor environment and energy efficiency association, announced that registration is now open for its Service Managers Forum, which is taking place Oct. 9-10 at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina. This event is presented by ACCA and The NEWS.

Read More

June 23, 2014: Carrier, CEIVA Partner on Home Energy Management Solution

Smart Thermostat Will Integrate with HEMS Platform to Boost Utility Residential Efficiency Programs
No Comments

Carrier has teamed with CEIVA Energy, a utility-controlled home energy management system (HEMS) provider, to develop a new way for homeowners to improve energy efficiency.

Read More

June 20, 2014: Tidewater Community College to Begin Associate Degree Program in HVACR

Program Will Prepare Students for Careers as HVACR Technicians
No Comments

Tidewater Community College (TCC) will begin offering an associate degree in Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology (HVACR) with the start of fall classes on Aug. 25.

Read More

June 20, 2014: Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems Names Medal of Excellence Winners

The 15 Regional Winners Are from Five Different North American Geographic Regions
No Comments

Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems recognized its 2014 Medal of Excellence winners at the Bryant® Dealer Rally. Fifteen Bryant Factory Authorized Dealers throughout the United States were chosen for this award.

Read More



Image Galleries

2014 Energy Efficiency Forum

Highlights from the 25th annual Energy Efficiency Forum in Washington, D.C.


NEWSMakers: John Missell

John Missell, vice president and COO of Spectrum Design, joins the program to discuss how his company has utilized geothermal technologies, and we examine the future of renewable energy resources. Posted on Aug. 15.

More Podcasts


NEWS 08-18-14 cover

2014 August 18

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Prohibiting HFCs

EPA is proposing a rule that would prohibit some HFCs in select refrigeration applications. Do you agree with this move?
View Results Poll Archive


2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research


Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


Magazine image
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.


facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con