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Myths and Facts About HVAC Refrigerant

A global commitment to a healthy, sustainable environment is changing the refrigerant landscape for the HVAC industry. Navigating that change has become difficult as regulatory pressure, media scrutiny and competitive forces combine to create a complex landscape of messages. [node:read-more:link]

Daikin Introduces a New Air-Cooled Chiller with Variable Ratio Technology

In September 2015, Daikin gave us the first sneek-peek at the next generation Pathfinder chiller (the AWV). It is the first air cooled chiller to have Variable Ratio Technology, allowing for greater customization. Rivaling water-cooled chiller efficiency, the Pathfinder's flexible design balances price and performance to meet your facility need. The new Pathfinder is available in sizes from 170 to 55O tons. [node:read-more:link]

Frictionless Compressors Propel Daikin's Magnitude to the Gold

Chillers boast efficiency, nearly nonexistent vibration, and minimal maintenance

The Magnitude magnetic bearing centrifugal chillers from Daikin Applies not only reduce maintenance requirements and offer increased efficiences, according to one Dealer Design Awards judge, but they also feature nealy nonexistent compressor vibration and top-tier customer support. These features, combined with outstanding customer support, helped the Magnitude come out on top as the year's gold winner in the 2015 Deal Design Awards' HVAC Commercial Equipment category. [node:read-more:link]

Daikin Expands "Magnitude" Chiller Offerings

The new Daikin Magnitude™ centrifugal chiller is now available in numerous sizes ranging up to 1500 tons. Already known for its oil-free, magnetic bearing design, the new model is an extension to the company's popular line of energy efficient chillers branded, “Magnitude”. The unit is becoming exceptionally popular because of its exceptional energy conservation, extraordinary maintenance cost efficiency and quiet operation. This chiller is ideal for use in universities, schools, hospitals, manufacturing facilities and data centers. [node:read-more:link]

Energy Department Announces First Product to Meet the Commercial Rooftop Air Conditioner Challenge

As part of the President's energy strategy to help American families and businesses save money on their energy bills, the U.S. Department of Energy today announced that Daikin McQuay's Rebel rooftop unit system is the first to meet DOE's Rooftop Unit (RTU) Challenge. Five manufacturers — Daikin McQuay, Carrier, Lennox, 7AC Technologies, and Rheem — are participating in this challenge to commercialize highly efficient commercial air conditioners that satisfy a DOE-issued specification for energy savings and performance. [node:read-more:link]