HPAC Magazine

Heat Pumps

September 23, 2020  

New fossil-fuel-free multi-residential development planned in Toronto

The townhome community is placing a focus on energy efficiency and low carbon emissions with heat pumps, drain water heat recovery and ERVs.

September 15, 2020  

Gas-fueled Systems Under Fire

Phasing out millions of fossil fuel fired heating units is one of many actions required to enable Canada to reach its emission reduction targets.

September 2, 2020  

Free Webinar: Air-to-water heat pump market opportunity

Attendees will see how their current knowledge and skills in crafting modern hydronic systems can be leveraged around this new heating/cooling source.

June 23, 2020  

Celebrating the 2nd Annual World Refrigeration Day

Taking place on June 26 – Lord Kelvin’s birthday – the day raises awareness of the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump sectors, and draws attention to their role in modern life.

June 3, 2020  

FortisBC Proceeding with Pilot Testing of Gas-fired Heat Pump

The B.C.-based utility is in the process of identifying six residential and four small commercial properties to test the ThermoLift heat pump units.

March 10, 2020  

Recall Notice: Lennox Ductless Single-Zone and Multi-Zone heat pumps

The affected heat pumps can fail and overheat, which may pose a fire hazard.

March 9, 2020  

UPDATED: CMPX 2020 Product Spotlight

The Canadian Mechanical and Plumbing Exposition (CMPX) was scheduled

November 26, 2019  

AHR Expo announces 2020 Innovation Award winners

AHR Expo show management has announced the winners of

November 15, 2019  

Enwave adding heat to new downtown Toronto tower

In addition to linking to Enwave’s deep lake water cooling, the new North Tower of Bay Adelaide Centre will include an Enwave operated hot water plant.

September 11, 2019  

Trane celebrates investments in newly-expanded plant, business sustainability

  Trane, a provider of indoor comfort solutions and

May 16, 2019  

British Columbia bolsters rebates for energy-efficient home, business renovations

The expansion of incentives includes an added $1,000 for those making the switch to high-efficiency electric heat pumps

May 2, 2019  

Symposium addresses the transition to a low carbon economy

Industry partners met on April 23 to address the issue at the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute symposium

April 10, 2019  

Geothermal transformation: No single magic bullet

Event Report: OGA 10th annual conference By Kerry Turner

February 15, 2019  

Small scale hydronic cooling

Hydronic heating has long been known for providing superior

February 15, 2019  

New heat pump technology remedies past issues

Certainly all of us have been truly disappointed by

July 25, 2018  

Federal, provincial governments contribute $53.5M for Efficiency Nova Scotia

Efficiency Nova Scotia will receive $53.5 million in funding

May 31, 2018  

A look at air-to-water heat pump systems

Heat pumps are destined to carve out an increasing

May 14, 2018  

Minimizing sound and vibration in water-source heat pumps

Dynamic power is used to move air and refrigerant

May 2, 2018  

NRCan focuses on space heating and cold climate heat pump adoption

Amendments to Canada’s Energy Efficiency Regulations will roll out

May 1, 2018  

Geothermal heat pump technology rebates offered by NB Power

NB Power has included geothermal heat pump technology among

March 8, 2018  

Not all Circulators are Created Equal


March 6, 2018  

Winners of EnerQuality Housing Innovation Awards Announced

Leading companies in sustainable housing are recognized for contributions

February 23, 2018  

Hybrid heat: One way to reduce costs

I found this definition of a hybrid heat system,

January 22, 2018  

Ingersoll Rand, Mitsubishi Electric to sell products in U.S. and Latin America

Ingersoll Rand and Mitsubishi Electric have entered a 50

September 18, 2017  

The Sanden SANCO₂ Heat Pump Water Heater (HPWH) provides Hot Water, naturally.

This HPWH is a split type, with the tank

September 1, 2017  

Top ten heat pump start-up tips

It’s hard to stop a…” Admit it; I know

July 27, 2017  

Heat pumps recalled due to overheating

Health Canada, together with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety

July 18, 2017  

Google, Dandelion Geothermal, and the Thermal Energy IoT

This focused write up is based on an article

June 19, 2017  

Cross Canada coverage with Roadshows

The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating will hold

May 23, 2017  

Heat pumps recalled due to overheating issue

Health Canada, together with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety