Compressors through the yearsMarch 24, 2020 by Dave Demma
An overview of how compressor technology has been making strides in both operational and energy efficiency.
Tankless Water HeatingMarch 5, 2020
DHW Water HeatersMarch 5, 2020
High-Efficiency BoilersMarch 5, 2020
Energy-Efficient HVAC Technologies Help Address Climate ChallengeMarch 3, 2020 by The Master Group
The Canadian government has committed to decreasing the country’s carbon footprint by reducing dependency on fossil fuels and lowering emissions. The HVAC industry can play an important role in this effort: In Canada, buildings produce 17% of greenhouse gases, in…
Condensing BoilerFebruary 28, 2020
Cold Water PipingFebruary 28, 2020
Mixing ValvesFebruary 28, 2020
Commercial Gas Water HeatersFebruary 28, 2020
Aquatherm Pipe for Large Commercial Heating & CoolingFebruary 28, 2020
The EPIC™ Combi Boiler and KNIGHT®February 28, 2020
Bradford White Has Your Commercial Needs CoveredFebruary 21, 2020
The eF Series® of Ultra High Efficiency Gas Water Heaters delivers outstanding performance and efficiency. It’s available in a variety of capacities including 119 gallons. The eF Series® Power Direct Vent is ideal for restaurants. The ElectriFLEX Series® of commercial…
Yorkland Controls receives Honeywell Diamond Distributor recognitionJanuary 31, 2020
The Downsview, Ont. distributor has been recognized for customer service, expertise and product knowledge.
Going hybrid for heating efficienciesJanuary 14, 2020 by John Miller
Consider the benefits of combining a non-condensing with a high-efficiency condensing boiler to get the best of both technologies in commercial/institutional heating applications.
New Travel Bursaries available for WETT Certification trainingJanuary 8, 2020
The new DuraVent/Security Chimneys Travel Bursary is being provided to offer financial relief for persons required to travel significant distances to attend a WETT certification course.
Thermostatic expansion valve troubleshootingDecember 23, 2019 by Jeffery Staub
Often misdiagnosed, take a system-wide approach when searching for root cause problems with AC and heat pump systems.
Top five new residential gas furnace testsDecember 11, 2019 by Ian McTeer
“We owe it to our customers and to the environment to be sure that newly installed gas appliances will operate at peak efficiency.”
AHR Expo announces 2020 Innovation Award winnersNovember 26, 2019
AHR Expo show management has announced the winners of the 2020 AHR Expo Innovation Awards. The winners will be formally recognized for their contributions to the HVAC industry at this year’s 2020 AHR Expo, happening February 3 to 5 at…
Enwave adding heat to new downtown Toronto towerNovember 15, 2019
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.
Hydro-Québec and Stelpro partner up to develop connected smart devicesOctober 31, 2019
Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, QC— Hydro-Québec’s new subsidiary, Hilo, and Stelpro have announced a joint venture to develop connected devices for smart homes that will contribute to efficient energy use. The joint venture will develop innovative energy management products and will provide them to…
The Oldest TechnologyOctober 18, 2019 by Ian McTeer
Super insulation combined with zoned radiant heating has the potential to push fossil fuel heating into obsolescence.
Trane celebrates investments in newly-expanded plant, business sustainabilitySeptember 11, 2019
Trane, a provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, recently held a celebration marking significant expansion to its Columbia, South Carolina facility, and ongoing efforts in environmental, social and business sustainability. Local and…
Introducing PVI Conquest 900 and 1000August 29, 2019
PVI’s® Conquest® is a compact, high-efficiency, gas-fired, semi-instantaneous water heater that combines an advanced fuel-saving design with extended product life. It features a sub-merged combustion chamber and a heat exchanger with a helical array of fire-tubes fabricated entirely from durable,…
Bonomi acquires fittings manufacturer FRA.BOAugust 22, 2019
Bonomi Group has acquired the company FRA.BO. S.p.A., headquartered in Quinzano d’Oglio, Brescia, Italy. Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, FRA.BO is a manufacturer of copper, stainless steel, carbon steel, brass and bronze fittings for plumbing installations. The company’s products are…
Feds award $2.6 billion contract to upgrade heating, cooling plants in OttawaJune 10, 2019
A consortium has been selected to modernize the aging district energy system used to heat and cool more than 80 structures in the city
Northern Quebec community to switch from diesel to hydroelectricity with construction of $125M generating stationMay 28, 2019
Partners of the Innavik project inked an agreement May 27 to build a $125 million hydroelectric generation station in one of Quebec’s northernmost, diesel-fueled communities. Hydro-Québec, Pituvik Landholding Corporation and Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. say the 7.5-megawatt station on the…
Montreal to phase out oil heating over next decade, earmarks $4M to replace systems in municipal buildings by 2021May 17, 2019
The city’s plan to phase out the century-old energy source is part of a long-term project to hit ambitious zero-carbon goals
Introducing PVI Conquest 900 and 1000May 10, 2019
PVI’s Conquest is a high-efficiency, gas-fired, instantaneous water heater that combines an advanced fuel-saving design with extended product life. Now available in two additional sizes, the Conquest 900 and 1000 MBH provides more BTUs in a smaller space and the…
DisTech to represent U.S. water heater manufacturer in OntarioApril 2, 2019
Quebec-based DisTech HVAC Inc. has been named the exclusive representative for Hubbell Water Heaters in Ontario. Hubbell, headquartered in Stratford, CT, offers a range of products for commercial, industrial, food service, marine/offshore, naval markets and brewery/distillery applications. www.distech.ca www.hubbellheaters.com
Industry reacts to NRCan proposed equipment efficiency regulationsFebruary 22, 2019 by HPAC Magazine
In October 2018 Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) published new proposed energy efficiency regulations for heating equipment in the Canada Gazette Part 1. These proposed regulations are part of Amendment 15 to the Energy Efficiency Act and introduce new or increased…