Volume 6, Issue Number 1 January  21, 2010

New Category Of Geothermal Heat Pumps Can Now Earn The Energy Star

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is announcing new requirements for residential geothermal heat pumps (GHPs), enabling water-to-water geothermal heat pumps to earn the Energy Star label for the first time. EPA's stringent specifications for this new category of geothermal heat pumps will help protect the environment and reduce energy costs, because GHPs that meet the new standards will be up to 45 percent more efficient than conventional pumps.

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Daikin McQuay Pathfinder™ Air-cooled Chiller Now Available With VFD For Industry-Leading Efficiency

The Daikin McQuay Pathfinder™ air-cooled chiller offers industry-leading energy efficiency and quiet operation, providing optimum operating costs and comfort throughout the life of the chiller. The chiller’s quiet operation makes it ideal for sound-sensitive environments such as schools, churches and other facilities located in residential neighborhoods. Unit capacities range from 175 to 530 tons.

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Duro Dyne's DuroZone Cable Operated Damper

Duro Dyne Corporation has evolved into the leading manufacturer of sheet metal accessories and equipment for the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning industry.

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ITI For Sheet Metal, Air Conditioning Awarded Nearly $5 Million For Green Job Training

The International Training Institute (ITI) for the sheet metal and air conditioning industries has been awarded nearly $5 million in Energy Training Partnership grants through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) to train approximately 1,200 unemployed or under employed sheet metal workers for energy efficient building construction, retrofitting and manufacturing jobs.

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Estimate Easier And Faster With FastPIPE And FastDUCT

Estimate easier and faster with FastEst, Inc. Call us at 800-828-7108 or visit our new Web site for a free online demonstration!

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