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Heat Pumps


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December 16, 2022  

HRAI Hosting Heat Pump Symposium

The one-day gathering will take place Tuesday, April 4th, at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont.

December 12, 2022  

Hockey Arena Embraces VRF

A retrofit project at the community area in Bridgetown, Nova Scotia led to a cost-saving opportunity.

December 6, 2022  

Heat Pump Troubleshooting Tips

If you’re familiar with servicing AC units, the heat pump has just a couple more items that may need to be addressed.

December 1, 2022  

Feds Announce Canada Greener Homes Initiative Delivery Across Ontario with Enbridge Gas

The Government of Ontario recommended Enbridge Gas to the Government of Canada as the co-delivery partner for the Canada Greener Homes Grant in Ontario.

November 28, 2022  

What is a Heat Pump?

Here are some of the fundamentals of heat pump operations.

November 22, 2022  

Feds Introduce New Grant for Switching from Fuel Oil to Heat Pumps

The new OHPA Grant focuses on households that need it the most and is designed to benefit low-to-median-income Canadian households.

November 21, 2022  

Road to 2030: Part 2 – How Incentives Drive Lower Emissions

As programs drive the adoption of new technologies, does the industry have the capacity to keep up?

November 11, 2022  

SpacePak’s New Cold Climate A2W Heat Pump

The new Solstice Inverter Extreme allows for heating in outdoor temperatures as low as -22F (-30C).

November 7, 2022  

Winter 2022

Helping customers achieve efficiency, sustainability and low cost requires balancing existing system replacement with affordable options.

October 31, 2022  

Ride the Lightning

By managing dual-fuel systems—gas boilers and electric heat pumps—modern controls can help deliver the most cost-efficient and comfortable solutions for your customers.

October 25, 2022  

Bosch Adds IoT Connectivity to Heat Pump Line-up

The IDS Premium Connected air source heat pump system links to the Bosch EasyAir App, allowing contractors access to installation and troubleshooting information and more.

October 25, 2022  

Feds and Province of Newfoundland Funding 50% of Air-to-Water Heat Pump Project

Sea-Force Hyperbaric Inc. is replacing three oil furnaces with air to water heat pumps at its unique reception facility in St. John’s.

October 21, 2022  

AHR 2023 Innovation Award Winners Announced

The 2023 AHR Expo Innovation Award Winners and finalists were selected in ten industry categories.

October 19, 2022  

Can Boilers Be “Resilient?”

Don’t write off fossil fuels just yet, as dual fuel options provide a logical bridge to lowering carbon emissions and keeping systems comfortable and resilient.

October 3, 2022  

Fujitsu Rebrands VRF and Mini-split Lines

All VRF and mini-split lines are now labeled as Fujitsu branded Airstage products.

September 29, 2022  

Hydronics Conference Shines in Saskatoon

The Canadian Hydronics Conference attracted large crowds with an information-packed two days in Saskatoon, September 27-28.

September 21, 2022  

2022 Modern Hydronics Summit: A Roaring Success

Keynote speaker John Siegenthaler kicked off the 2022 Modern Hydronics Summit with an insightful presentation on how hydronic heating and cooling are a perfect fit for modern net zero homes.

August 29, 2022  

Register today: The Road to 2030 – Part 2 – How Incentive Programs Benefit Contractors

Join us Thursday, September 8 between 11 am – Noon (eastern time) for a free online panel discussion about how funding and incentive programs are driving activity and how contractors can benefit.

August 26, 2022  

WaterFurnace adds Advanced Remote Diagnostics/Controls to Heat Pump Systems

The Symphony 3.0 platform (contractor portal and home comfort platform) is available for its 3, 5 and 7 series and water-to-water WaterFurnace geothermal units.

August 23, 2022  

Enercare Acquires HydroSolution 

The transaction marks Enercare’s first acquistion in Quebec, where HydroSolution serves more than 275,000 customers.

August 16, 2022  

Differing Deltas

Both temperature control and pressure control of circulators on your hydronics system can work when matching flow rate with heating demand, but there are important distinctions.

July 19, 2022  

Road to 2030: the conversation continues

Experts lend their unique perspectives to the emissions reduction conversation.

June 30, 2022  

Daikin Building Manufacturing Plant in Mexico

The $230 million 761,000 sq. ft. plant will be operational in 2024, focusing on mini-split and residential inverter products.

June 17, 2022  

Midea introduces EVOX heat pump system

The cold climate heat pumps are capable of 100% heating output at -20C (-4F).

June 7, 2022  

Acting Differently

Modern Niagara is partnering with Blue Frontier to bring new sustainable air conditioning technology to the commercial market.

May 31, 2022  

Road to 2030: A Panel Discussion

We gathered four industry professionals together to share ideas on how trade contractors can get on board and get ahead of the federal emissions reduction plans.