When a couple of do-it-yourself (DIY) homeowners cited how easy it was to install their respective equipment themselves and how little skill was needed, it begged the question: With the current skilled labor shortage, are HVAC systems destined to become plug-and-play appliances?
Lifestory Research study tracks how trust impacts consumers’ evaluations of HVAC brands
February 2, 2016
Trane ranks highest in trust among heating and air conditioning system brands according to the Lifestory Research 2016 America’s Most Trusted Study. The study, based on 17,878 consumer opinions, tracks how trust impacts consumers’ evaluations of HVAC brands in the United States.
Jacquelyn Sammons of Concord, North Carolina, received a complete heating and cooling system
January 1, 2016
Carrier has announced the installation of a Carrier Infinity™ HVAC system awarded to a North Carolina family who won the company’s social media sweepstakes. The winner, Jacquelyn Sammons of Concord, North Carolina, received a complete Infinity heating and cooling system.
Trane, CALMAC, and Fellon-McCord join Tozour in examining best chilling practices
October 12, 2015
Tozour Energy Systems, a provider of HVAC systems and services, came together with other industry experts at the Franklin Institute to discuss the economic, environmental, and design benefits of thermal storage solutions.
Government Regulation Is Most Important Driver for This Market
January 7, 2015
While advances in energy efficient buildings are reducing the energy consumption of many new and existing structures, the spread of zero energy buildings, which generate as much energy over the course of a year as they use, is a primary indicator of aggressive approaches to mitigating the impacts of climate change in the built environment.
Intelligent, Modular, Low-Cost Scrubber Can Be Retrofitted or Used in New Construction
October 16, 2014
enVerid Systems announced that it has been awarded $2.4 million through a cooperative agreement from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to accelerate the deployment of the company’s new HVAC Load Reduction (HLR™) technology for buildings.
Emphasis on Energy Conservation and Reduced Carbon Emissions to be Key Driving Forces
July 7, 2014
From a market size of $13.07 billion in 2013, the global smart homes market is forecast to grow at compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.3 percent to reach $47.61 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research.
Fifty-Nine Percent Are Willing to Replace Inefficient HVAC Systems with Newer Models
June 30, 2014
The annual Lennox Home Energy Report Card survey found that 98 percent of homeowners are trying to conserve energy in some fashion, to either help save money and/or protect the environment. Half of homeowners (50 percent) gave their household a “B” when grading their household energy efficiency.
Custom System to Safeguard the Institution and Its Cultural Heritage
June 27, 2014
Carrier and the Governate of the Vatican City State have announced the start of the installation of a new HVAC system for the Sistine Chapel, specially designed to address the challenges of protecting Michelangelo’s masterpieces against deterioration.