Our thanks to hydronic engineer par excellence Robert Bean for bringing this to our attention. An engineering paper on the offices of an Indian IT company demonstrates that radiant cooling is cheaper to install and operate than conventional HVAC. The large office building has two symmetrical halves, one cooled conventionally and one cooled by radiant.
The Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA) and the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) have signed a memorandum of understanding to cross promote the application of ground source heat pump technology where it overlaps with radiant heating and cooling systems....More
The Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA) has extended the entry deadline for its System Design Showcase 2014 competition to Nov. 1, providing an extra three months of time for designers and contractors to demonstrate their creativity and finesse in design and competence in installation before their peers in the radiant and hydronic industry....More
The Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA) is gearing up for its Annual Meeting and Conference, which will include the Board of Directors election, educational seminars and presentation of the System Design Showcase Awards....More
The Radiant Professionals Alliance and ASSE International are seeking professional input toward the development of an American National Standards Institute recognized standard for hydronic and radiant heating/cooling designers and installers....More
Colorado State University’s new 64,000-sq.ft. LEED Platinum Powerhouse Energy Campus Learning Lab addition is globally recognized as an energy research and educational facility. This green research complex expansion and renovation is designed to measure and verify heating and cooling system energy usage....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.