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EnTouch Controls released its new EnTouch Pro, a commercial thermostat tailored to restaurants, retail stores, and other small business and facility owners. With Wi-Fi networking and occupancy detection, the EnTouch Pro allows facility managers to adjust, monitor, and detect HVAC issues from any computer, tablet, or smartphone.
Johnson Controls has introduced its Luxaire® brand of mini-split air conditioners and heat pumps. Company officials said these recent additions to the Luxaire Acclimate™ and LX Series product lines increase the number of heating and cooling options for commercial building operators.
Acuity Brands Inc. introduced its new LSXR Fixture-Mount Sensor from Sensor Switch®. This sensor offers up to four interchangeable lenses and an integrated, adjustable mounting bracket, making it ideal for both high-mount and low-mount lighting control applications.
Danfoss Turbocor released its new TT350 for 380-volt 50Hz and 60Hz applications. Similar to the other TT series compressors, the TT350 380-volt 50Hz and 60Hz models are oil-free, variable-speed, magnetic bearing centrifugal compressors.
Armstrong Fluid Technology has launched a new control product developed to improve the energy efficiency of chiller plants. Interfacing with an existing building or chiller plant automation system, the Armstrong OPTI-VISOR™ controls the key components of a chiller plant, providing the optimal operating settings for equipment such as water-cooled variable speed chillers, variable flow cooling towers, and variable speed pumps on the chilled water and tower water circuits.
ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA have announced a joint conference that merges the IBPSA-USA SimBuild and ASHRAE’s Energy Modeling Conferences.
Carrier’s WeatherExpert™ Series now includes six new models from 75- to 150-tons, for a total model line-up ranging from 3- to 150-ton units. The WeatherExpert line boasts Integrated Energy Efficiency Ratio ratings up to 21.0 that exceed the Consortium of Energy Efficiency tier II criteria, which many utilities use for rebates.
Taco’s new, prepackaged LOFlo™ injection mixing system enhances the energy efficiency of chilled beam systems.
Greenheck’s Vari-Flow integrated kitchen ventilation systems allow foodservice managers and building owners to reduce energy costs by more precisely modulating exhaust and supply airflows to match cooking operation demands.
Carrier has released the second size range of its WeatherExpert™ Series, the company’s highest efficiency commercial rooftops. Models are available from 6- to 23-tons; adding to a current model line-up that includes 3- to 5-ton units. The WeatherExpert line has Integrated Energy Efficiency Ratio ratings up to 21.0. This exceeds the Consortium of Energy Efficiency tier II performance criteria, which many utilities use for rebates.