The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute is giving its approval to the House Energy & Commerce Committee for passage of H.R. 8, the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act.
Johnson Controls continues to expand its York magnetic-bearing centrifugal chillers (YMC2) offering with new, low-range capacities that extend to 165 tons/580 kW. With the addition of these lower capacities, the complete range of the YMC2 encompasses units from 165–600 tons (580kW to 2,110 kW).
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has praised the signing of the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015, authored by Sens. Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH).
The Research and Technology (R&T) Committee of the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) recently established a Flammable Refrigerants Subcommittee that will seek to develop a set of application requirements for the use of 2L refrigerants.
The Council of Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Educators (CARE) and the Partnership for Air Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA) have become the newest AHR Expo Endorsing Associations.
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI), a supporter of the HVACR & Mechanical Conference for Education Professionals, announced that registration has opened for next year’s conference.
Leaning on experience and data from various K-12 cities and projects, the author pursues some less conventional design approaches. They may revolve around radiant heating and/or cooling, but depending on school size and other factors, the smart use of heat recovery, DOAS, and improved central plants could also put a project on the HVAC honor roll.