For years, Chad Harrell, who works as the director of energy solutions for the real estate and asset management company Lend Lease, has been specifying geothermal heat pump systems for housing developments, especially those on military bases....More
Through its Washington, DC activist team at Bracewell & Giuliani, LLP, the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) is actively supporting “tax extenders bills” that are now under consideration by the U.S. House of Representatives and in the U.S. Senate....More
Chilled beams with a splash of DOAS. Sounds like a stiff drink on a hot summer’s night. But sustainable HVAC design is the straw that stirs the drink at the new $60-million, 300,000-sq.ft. George Rogers Clark High School in Winchester, Ky....More
FORT WAYNE, IND. — At WaterFurnace’s 2014 sales meeting here in Fort Wayne, Ind., April 7-8, contractor dealers had the opportunity to network, share best practices, and learn about new WaterFurnace initiatives....More
When finished, Solaire Apartments, in Brighton, Colo., will be entirely heated and cooled by ground-source heat pumps. The 252 unit, 12-building complex uses 112 wells to provide 326 tons of heating and cooling capacity....More
A 15,000-sq.-ft. home on the coast of Martha’s Vineyard — overlooking Vineyard Sound — was experiencing some major geothermal hiccups. After spending nearly $250,000 on the original installation of a geo system that didn’t work correctly, looking for answers and scratching his head in disbelief, the homeowner turned to Nelson Mechanical Design Inc. to re-engineer the system....More
In the late 1940s, 28-year-old Ed Malzahn applied a combination of knowledge from his father’s blacksmith business and his degree in mechanical engineering to produce a machine that would revolutionize the underground construction industry as we know it today....More
The 2015 AHR Expo, Jan. 26-28 at McCormick Place in Chicago will bring together over 2,000 exhibing companies and 40,000 visitors from across the spectrum of the heating, plumbing and HVACR industries.
The project to develop the world’s most versatile electrical tool is complete. The RE 6 Electrical Tool from RIDGID features our patent-pending QuickChange System™, allowing you to quickly switch between interchangeable heads for cutting, crimping and punching.