Heat Pumps

HVAC

Hydronic Heat Pump offers Aurora controls, efficient operation.

July 22, 2016

Providing energy efficiency ratio (EER) of 14.0–17.5 and coefficient of performance (COP) of 2.9–3.1, Versatec Ultra Single Hydronic heat pump combines scroll compressors, R-410A refrigerant, and oversized heat exchangers. Modular design of Aurora communicating controls allows application flexibility/expansion while offering traditional safety sensors both on loop and load side. Units can be used for heating only, cooling only , or heating/cooling. Read More

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Low Ambient VRF Outdoor Units combine efficacy and comfort.

June 22, 2016

Targeting commercial and light commercial buildings in cooler climates, YORK® Low Ambient variable refrigerant flow (VRF) cooling and heating systems provide energy efficiency with individualized comfort. These 6-, 8-, 12-, 14-, 16-, and 24-ton heat pump systems feature inverter compressor technology for efficient heating down to -13°F ambient air temperature. Units offer heating up to 59°F and cooling range of 14 to 118°F ambient air temperature. Vertical lift is 295 ft max. Read More

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Packaged Heat Pump incorporates smart controls.

June 2, 2016

Available in 3–8.5 ton capacities, Champion Direct Replacement Rooftop solution features exact-fit design that matches footprint of other manufacturers' units, eliminating need for curb adapter. Heat pump uses Simplicity Smart Equipment Controls, which facilitate system setup, optimization, and monitoring. With optional Mobile Access Portal (MAP) Gateway, users can access SE control system via smartphone, tablet, or remote PC. Heat pump also offers optional Fault Detection and Diagnostics. Read More

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Rooftop Packaged Heat Pump offers exact-fit replacement.

May 26, 2016

Available in 3–8.5 ton capacities, Eclipse™ Heat Pump offers exact-fit replacement design that matches heat pumps and all units in Luxaire rooftop replacement solution to other manufacturers’ units, eliminating need for curb adapter. Simplicity Smart Equipment Controls contribute to system setup, optimization, and monitoring. Additional features include adjustable defrost and 3 heat capacities, 2 cabinet heights and footprint sizes, and choice of cooling or electric heat configurations. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Heat Pump with Smart Controls reduces installation time.

May 23, 2016

With its exact-fit replacement design, Coleman® Peak™ packaged heat pump matches footprints of other manufacturers' units and reduces installation time and effort by eliminating need for curb adapter. Simplicity Smart Equipment (SE) Controls facilitate system setup, optimization, and monitoring, also offers optional Mobile Access Portal (MAP) Gateway provides access to SE control system via smartphone, tablet, laptop, or remote PC. Capacities range from 3–8.5 tons. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Packaged Heat Pump offers smart controls, remote monitoring.

May 5, 2016

York® Direct Fit™ rooftop replacement solution includes 3–8.5 ton packaged heat pumps; exact-fit replacement design matches units to footprints of other manufacturers' units. Simplicity Smart Equipment (SE) Controls facilitate system setup/optimization/monitoring, while optional Mobile Access Portal Gateway enables remote access. Other features include adjustable defrost and 3 heat capacities, 2 cabinet heights and footprint sizes, and choice of cooling or electric heat configurations. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

HVAC Brain Carries Replacement Parts for Carrier Water Source Heat Pumps

April 7, 2016

HVAC Brain, Inc. (www.hvacbrain.com), retailer of HVAC/R equipment and replacement parts, has added Carrier water source heat pump replacement parts to their expansive online selection of HVAC equipment and replacement parts. For a limited time, HVAC Brain customers will receive free shipping within the USA on all carrier part orders. Carrier is a... Read More

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Efficiency-Optimized Heat Pump utilizes modulating technology.

April 1, 2016

By adjusting heating and cooling levels up or down, Champion® LX Series 16 SEER/9.0 HSPF heat pump provides only what is needed to condition space. This reduces noise and promotes efficient operation without over-cooling space. In colder weather, demand defrost feature minimizes heat pump operation. Other features include powder painted steel coil guards; balanced, direct-drive fan design; and coils optimized for efficient airflow and effective refrigerant circulation. Read More

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Self-Adjusting Heat Pump promotes efficient space conditioning.

March 23, 2016

Along with balanced direct-drive fan design that minimizes vibration and sound, Coleman® LX Series 16 SEER/9.0 HSPF heat pump uses modulating technology that contributes to even temperatures and minimized operating expense. Heating/cooling provides only what is actually needed to condition space, and reduced compressor speed and airflow also improves dehumidification. In colder weather, demand defrost feature minimizes heat pump operation to efficiently remove frost on outdoor coil. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Green & Clean

York Affinity Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps Designated ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2016

March 7, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Johnson Controls announces two of its York Affinity CZH split system air conditioners and one York Affinity YZH heat pump model have again been recognized as ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2016, when combined with the Affinity Residential Communicating Control. The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2016 designation is awarded to the most efficient products among those that qualify for... Read More

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Heat Pump features advanced modulating technology.

March 2, 2016

With advanced modulating technology, Luxaire® LX Series 16 SEER/9.0 HSPF Heat Pump provides quiet operation as it adjusts heating and cooling levels up or down to provide only what is actually needed to condition space. Powder painted steel coil guards protect against corrosion and coil damage, while balanced, direct-drive fan design minimizes vibration and sound. In colder weather, demand defrost feature minimizes heat pump operation, effectively removing frost on outdoor coil. Read More

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Heat Pump features inverter driven modulating technology.

February 19, 2016

With advanced modulating technology, York® LX Series 16 SEER/9.0 HSPF Heat Pump adjusts heating and cooling levels up or down to provide only what is actually needed to condition particular space. In colder weather, demand defrost feature minimizes heat pump operation, removing frost on outdoor coil more effectively than time methods. Powder painted steel coil guards provide protection against corrosion and damage, while balanced, direct-drive fan minimizes vibration and sound. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Nortek Global HVAC Completes Successful 2016 AHR Expo

February 3, 2016

Ductless mini-splits and VRF commercial equipment among new products shown ST. LOUIS – Nortek Global HVAC, a Nortek, Inc. company (Nasdaq: NTK), showcased both new and popular technology to thousands of HVAC fans at the recent 2016 AHR Expo in Orlando, Florida. Offerings included a mix of residential, commercial and international products. The company, which has been investing in its... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Green & Clean

Tecogen to Showcase Ilios Gas Heat Pump at AHR Expo

January 19, 2016

WALTHAM, Mass., – Tecogen® Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) is pleased to announce the company will be attending the AHR Expo in Orlando Florida. Running from January 25(th) - 27(th) 2016, the International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Exposition (AHR) will be held at the Orange County Convention Center located at 9899 International Drive. Displaying the most advanced products and technology... Read More

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Vertical Stacked Heat Pump features 2-pipe design.

December 1, 2015

Offering efficiency as high as 16.6 EER and up to 18.5 EER in ground loop applications, Premium Efficiency Vertical Stacked Water Source Heat Pump features flexible design that allows for simple zoning, tenant metering, and building expandability. Unit is housed in heavy gauge, corrosion-resistant steel cabinet and interfaces with standard thermostats. Featuring 3 supply air openings, ECM motors, and MERV 8 filters, heat pump is suited for multi-story buildings with consistent floor plan. Read More

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Fujitsu Expands Multi-Zones to Include Heating Down to -15°F

November 30, 2015

Fujitsu now offers thousands of combinations to achieve greater "mix-and-match" flexibility for its Halcyon residential/light commercial multi-zone heat pump line with new 18,000 and 24,000 BTU low-ambient models that offer optimal, high-efficiency operation at ambient temperatures down to -15°F.   Halcyon multi-zones offer ultra-high efficiency – with ratings of up to 21.5 SEER and 10.0... Read More

HVAC, Green & Clean

Ductless Heat Pumps deliver year-round comfort.

November 30, 2015

Providing up to 19.0 SEER and 10.6 HSPF energy efficiency, Models 18RLB, 24RLB, 30RLXB, and 36 RLXB are single-zone wall-mounted heat pumps rated at 18, 24, 30, and 36,000 BTU/h respectively. Optimized fan blades, condensers, and evaporators combine with variable speed inverter-driven compressors that automatically adjust to fluctuating room capacity requirements. Designed for single rooms, heat pumps also include ion deoderizing filter and wireless remote controller. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Green & Clean

Ductless Mini-Split Systems offer efficiencies up to 33-SEER.

November 27, 2015

Rated at 9,000, 12,000, and 15,000 BTU, respectively, Halcyon 9RLS3, 12RLS3, and 15RLS3 provide up to 33 SEER and HSPF up to 14.2, making entire line ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient. All inverter wall-mount systems are available as split system heat pumps, offering full heating capacity down to -5°F ambient and cooling operation down to 14°F. Standard features include wireless remote control, ion deodorizing filters, sleep timer, 24-hour timer, dry mode, 4-way auto louver, and auto mode. Read More

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Water Source Heat Pump features modular, take-apart design.

November 24, 2015

Offering efficiencies that exceed ASHRAE 90.1 standards, 30-Ton Envision® is suited for large zones in commercial and institutional applications. Constructed of heavy gauge galvanized steel, system features VFD with LCD, two Danfoss scroll compressors, permanently lubricated blower motor with thermal overload protection, and Aurora microprocessor controls. With copper inner tube and steel outer tube, coaxial heat exchangers allow for max heat transfer at normal and low water flow rates. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Heat Pump Consoles incorporate communicating Aurora controls.

November 3, 2015

Envision Console and Envision Low Sill Console are available with communicating Aurora controls, which offer 2-way communication between components, advanced operating logic, and troubleshooting capabilities. Aurora Base Control (ABC) features MPU control to sequence all components during operation. Also available in console units, Aurora Universal Protocol Converter (UPC) incorporates features, performance, and controls of Aurora-based heat pumps into commercial building automation systems. Read More