HPAC Magazine

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Heating

News
June 23, 2022  

FortisBC Introduces Commercial Rebate for Gas Absorption Heat Pumps in Canada

FortisBC started testing gas absorption heat pumps at the end of 2019 as part of a pilot program to better understand how these units would operate in real-world settings.

Product
June 17, 2022  

Midea introduces EVOX heat pump system

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

News
June 7, 2022  

Feds Funding District Energy System Study for New Glasgow, Nova Scotia

The heating network using biomass and wind energy would connect over 90% of buildings in the community.

Article
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.

News
May 26, 2022  

FortisBC launching residential gas heat pump pilot project in B.C.

Partnering with Thermolift and Stone Mountain Technologies, 20 residential homes across the Lower Mainland and Southern Interior will be installing the first units of their kind in B.C.

Article
May 24, 2022  

IoT-Squared

It has been reported that there are over 35.8 billion IoT devices installed worldwide.

News
May 16, 2022  

ASHRAE Conference Coming to Toronto

The five-day event includes eight conference tracks, over 80 sessions, tours, social experiences and industry-specific committee meetings.

News
May 16, 2022  

Dream Kicks Off Net Zero Retrofit Initiative

A $136.6-million investment from the Canada Infrastructure Bank is funding this work.

Article
May 12, 2022  

The Fuel Behind Gas Appliances and How It Can Reduce Our Carbon Footprint

Cleaner energy options, such as hydrogen gas blend and renewable natural gas are reducing GHG emissions from burning fuel.

News
May 11, 2022  

New Carbon Neutral Community Progressing in Ottawa-Gatineau 

Zibi is the only district energy system (DES) in a master-planned community in North America to use low-grade post-industrial waste for the heating of buildings.

Product
May 5, 2022  

Ampex: Insulated PEX Panel for Hydronic Heating

The Ampex Insulated Radiant PEX Panel has been specifically

Product
May 5, 2022  

Efficient, Convenient & Electric: LAARS® Commercial Electric Boiler

Laars Commercial Electric Boiler delivers 100% efficiency with zero

Article
April 26, 2022  

So Many Unsung Heroes

The mechanical trade operates effectively every day thanks to the people on the front lines and those behind the scenes.

Product
April 12, 2022  

New snow/ice sensor accessories from tekmar

Launch of two new accessories, a leveling shim kit and a spare socket cover plate.

Article
April 12, 2022  

Air Quality and Energy Efficiency

Combining a dedicated outdoor air system with active chilled beams is a modern hydronics solution for well conditioned spaces in buildings.

News
April 6, 2022  

Next 30 Mechanical Minutes: Plastic Pipe Sizing

Lance MacNevin of the Plastics Pipe Institute joins us for a live webinar on plastic piping in commercial plumbing and heating applications.

News
April 6, 2022  

MEET Show 2022 Open For Registration

Taking place May 4 & 5 in Moncton, New Brunswick, educational sessions will include presentations by Robert Bean and Bill Hooper.

Article
April 5, 2022  

Pel-Air Systems: Pellet Boilers Meet Forced Air Heating

Exploring design options for retrofitting a pellet boiler to a forced-air heating system.

Article
March 29, 2022  

The Duct Free Zone: Do Mini Splits Require Design?

Installers must first be system designers to insure a system meets the needs and expectations of the homeowner.

News
March 28, 2022  

The “New” 2020 National Model Codes Finally Released

The 2020 Model Codes—Building, Plumbing, Fire and Energy—include nearly 400 changes since the last update.

News
March 23, 2022  

CMPX 2022 Open for Business

The CMPX show committee anticipates hosting thousands of HVAC/R and plumbing tradespersons over three days at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Product
March 18, 2022  

Viessmann Smart Apps and Digital Solutions

www.viessmann.ca

Product
March 18, 2022  

Triangle Tube’s Dependable Arsenal of Products Just Got Bigger

www.triangletube.com

News
March 16, 2022  

Registration Open for 2022 Modern Hydronics Summit

All new in 2022 will be Hydronics 101, a dedicated series of sessions exploring the fundamentals of hydronics systems.

Article
March 15, 2022  

CMPX 2022 Product Spotlight

We canvassed manufacturers and their representatives to share what visitors can expect to see at this year’s show, and as a result we over 100 items listed.

Product
March 11, 2022  

NPE-2 Series

www.Navieninc.com

Product
March 11, 2022  

Mitsubishi Electric Heating and Cooling Introduces the QAHV and FS Model

www.mitsubishielectric.ca

Article
March 9, 2022  

Which is Better?

Considering various control options when combining domestic hot water plus space heating in colder climates using an air-to-water heat pump with your hydronics system.

Product
March 7, 2022  

Halcyon Mini-Splits and Airstage VRF Systems

www.fujitsugeneral.com

Product
March 7, 2022  

Boilers from Aqua-Tech Sales and Marketing

www.aquatech-canada.com