HVAC&R systems

  Nearly 1,800 people attended the ASHRAE 2016 Annual Conference, which took place in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A. on 25-29 June 2016.  
Post date: 12 Jul 2016
Type: News

The 2016 ASHRAE Handbook - HVAC Systems and Equipment discusses various systems and the equipment (components or assemblies) they comprise, and describes features and differences. This information helps system designers and operators in selecting and using equipment. An accompanying CD-ROM contains all the volume's chapters in both I-P and SI units.   This edition includes revisions to the majority of chapters; among them, major updates related to thermal storage and district heating and cooling. Other updates that will likely impact many users include
Post date: 6 Jul 2016
Type: Publication

Organised by DHC+ Technology Platform, the DHC+ Summer School is designed to provide a clear introduction to the district heating and cooling technology, operational issues, and consumer determinants in evolving energy systems. The purpose of the Summer School is to offer a unique course on district energy combining theoretical lectures with practical application, site visits and networking opportunities.
Post date: 27 Jun 2016
Type: Event

Commission Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič has described 2016 as ‘the year of delivery’ for the Energy Union. As was made clear in the Commission strategy published in February of this year, meeting the objectives of the Energy Union will require a major contribution from the heating and cooling sector in general and district energy in particular.
Post date: 27 Jun 2016
Type: Event

 
Post date: 24 Jun 2016
Type: News

The 2017 Annual Conference of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) will take place on 24-28 June 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Long Beach, in Long Beach, California, U.S.A. The conference includes tracks that demonstrate the benefits of Net Zero Energy (NZE) and offer valuable information to help achieve that goal. It also includes an HVAC&R focus on fundamentals, applications, systems, equipment, refrigeration and residential standards and codes.    
Post date: 24 Jun 2016
Type: Event

This session, held in the framework of the European Union Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW 2016), will host Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) from four most innovative European Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs), who will showcase their projects and share their views on energy efficiency to assembled press and delegates. The event will be held on Wednesday 15 June, from 16:00 to 17:30, in the EUSEW’s
Post date: 7 Jun 2016
Type: Event

This report provides an overview of the main outcomes of the discussions that took place from 2013 to 2015 under the Concerted Action (CA) EPBD, on the issue of training and qualification of experts involved in the energy performance certification of buildings and the inspection of heating and air‐conditioning systems.  
Post date: 6 Jun 2016
Type: Publication

This report provides an overview of the main outcomes of the discussions that took place from 2011 to 2015 under the Concerted Action (CA) EPBD, on the issue of regular inspection of heating and air‐conditioning (AC) systems and the alternatives to it that are allowed by the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD). It has been extended to include technical building systems (TBS) as well.   The subject matter comprises:  
Post date: 6 Jun 2016
Type: Publication

The proceedings and the presentations of the CLIMA 2016 -12th REHVA World Congress held in Aalborg, Denmark on May 22-25, 2016 are now available online.   The event focussed on building and Heating, Ventilating and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) system performance in practice in relation to fulfilment of the intended design, ability to fulfil the needs of the occupants, interaction with the users in daily practice and role in the smart energy system.   For further information please visit:  
Post date: 3 Jun 2016
Type: News