News - 19 Jan 2006
Engineers have developed a method for "precooling"
small office buildings and reducing energy consumption during times of peak
demand, promising not only to save...
News - 24 Dec 2015
It is well established that white roofs can help mitigate the urban heat island effect, reflecting the sun's energy back into space and reducing a city's temperature under normal weather...
News - 29 Jan 2010
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/399510/2010_worldwide_plu) has announced the addition of the "2010 Worldwide Plumbing & Heating & A/C Contractors...
News - 12 Dec 2007
Using smoke, laser light, model airplane propellers and a campus wind tunnel, a team led by Johns Hopkins University researchers is trying to solve the airflow mysteries that surround wind turbines,...
News - 21 Jun 2007
The popularity of residential, business and roof top air conditioning units thefts in whole or in part has increased dramatically and the crime is increasingly becoming a concern for law enforcement...
News - 28 May 2004
A new study in the use of ultraviolet radiation in office ventilation systems could cut the sickness suffered by millions of office workers worldwide by 20 per cent.
While specific causes of Sick...
News - 28 Aug 2014
Working with Chinese researchers, the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has conducted the first comprehensive study of cool roofs in China and concluded...
News - 19 Jul 2010
Can light-colored rooftops and roads really curb carbon emissions and combat global climate change? The idea has been around for years, but now, a new study by researchers at Lawrence Berkeley...
News - 7 May 2014
Carrier, the world's leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, has teamed up with SolarCity, America's largest full-service solar power provider, to...
News - 15 Nov 2011
How do you know if the star ratings on your air conditioner really perform as they state on the label?
CSIRO engineers have designed and commissioned a new, state-of-the-art air conditioner test...