HPAC Magazine


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PVI’s Dynamic Water Heating Solutions for Today’s Facility Designs

May 22, 2020

PVI is addressing water heating needs in retrofit and new construction through Dynamic Water Heating, a revolutionary water heating system design and application approach that integrates innovative products with advanced technology to create customer-friendly solutions. Dynamic Water Heating helps design

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The Brute FT® Delivers Performance + Efficiency

May 22, 2020

Bradford White Brute FT Wall Hung boiler and combination (combi) boiler/water heater delivers performance and efficiency your customers can count on. The Brute FT®’s modulating technology automatically adjusts fuel usage to match heat demand – saving up to 20% on heating

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Compressors through the years

March 24, 2020 by Dave Demma

An overview of how compressor technology has been making strides in both operational and energy efficiency.

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Tankless Water Heating

March 5, 2020


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DHW Water Heaters

March 5, 2020


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High-Efficiency Boilers

March 5, 2020


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Energy-Efficient HVAC Technologies Help Address Climate Challenge

March 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

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Condensing Boiler

February 28, 2020


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Cold Water Piping

February 28, 2020


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Mixing Valves

February 28, 2020


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Commercial Gas Water Heaters

February 28, 2020


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Aquatherm Pipe for Large Commercial Heating & Cooling

February 28, 2020


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The EPIC™ Combi Boiler and KNIGHT®

February 28, 2020


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Bradford White Has Your Commercial Needs Covered

February 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

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Yorkland Controls receives Honeywell Diamond Distributor recognition

January 31, 2020

The Downsview, Ont. distributor has been recognized for customer service, expertise and product knowledge.

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Going hybrid for heating efficiencies

January 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.

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New Travel Bursaries available for WETT Certification training

January 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.

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Thermostatic expansion valve troubleshooting

December 23, 2019 by Jeffery Staub

Often misdiagnosed, take a system-wide approach when searching for root cause problems with AC and heat pump systems.

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Top five new residential gas furnace tests

December 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.”

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AHR Expo announces 2020 Innovation Award winners

November 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

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Enwave adding heat to new downtown Toronto tower

November 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.

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Hydro-Québec and Stelpro partner up to develop connected smart devices

October 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

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The Oldest Technology

October 18, 2019 by Ian McTeer

Super insulation combined with zoned radiant heating has the potential to push fossil fuel heating into obsolescence.

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Trane celebrates investments in newly-expanded plant, business sustainability

September 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

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Introducing PVI Conquest 900 and 1000

August 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,

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Bonomi acquires fittings manufacturer FRA.BO

August 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

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Feds award $2.6 billion contract to upgrade heating, cooling plants in Ottawa

June 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

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Northern Quebec community to switch from diesel to hydroelectricity with construction of $125M generating station

May 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

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Montreal to phase out oil heating over next decade, earmarks $4M to replace systems in municipal buildings by 2021

May 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

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Introducing PVI Conquest 900 and 1000

May 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