Heat Pumps News

  • Eco-Cooler Article Published in HPAC Engineering

    Overhaul of WSHP System Improves Energy Performance, Reduces Water Use New cooling towers yield yearly savings of $34,000 At 615 Chestnut St. in Philadelphia, a 17-story, 380-000-sq-ft building housing private firms and government agencies, a restaurant, and a parking garage, the original water-source-heat-pump system generally functioned as originally intended, but a steady ...


    By Evapco Inc.

  • Windless winter weeks: The impact of future heating supply on the energy infrastructure

    Pointing to the future benchmark situation in which cold weather drives up heating demand, while electricity supply is reduced due to low wind speeds, Ecofys has released a new presentation on “windless winter weeks”. Kees van der Leun, managing partner at Ecofys, discussed the impact our future way of heating will have on the energy infrastructure as a key note speaker at the 2016 ...


    By Ecofys

  • NGWA and AVANTI sign joint MOU

    The National Ground Water Association signed a memorandum of understanding on October 17 with Avanti System AB (AVANTI), an organization of Swedish water well construction firms, to promote and encourage greater understanding and education of the professional, scientific, and technical aspects of groundwater supply, management, protection, and remediation.  AVANTI’s parent ...

  • Lower tariff payments for heat pumps and biomass from April 2017 – Act now to benefit from current tariffs

    Following a consultation launched in March 2016, the government is expected to introduce annual heat demand limits for the three dominant technologies in the Domestic RHI: Ground Source Heat Pumps and Biomass: 25,000 kWh Air Source Heat Pumps: 20,000 kWh This means that tariff payments will be capped for larger and many medium sized properties. As an example, ...


    By Better Planet

  • Ground Source Heat Pump & boreholes for a renovation in Herts

    Better Planet was instructed to design, supply and commission a ground source heat pump, for this property in Hertfordshire in connection with a full renovation and extension. As no gas from the grid was available a ground source heat pump was the natural choice.  With limited land available for horizontal ground loops, boreholes were the best option. Like for all our projects involving ...


    By Better Planet

  • Ground Source Heat Pump, Solar PV and Underfloor Heating for a new built property in Hertfordshire

    Better Planet was instructed to design, supply and commission a ground source heat pump, underfloor heating and solar PV for this luxury property in Hertfordshire. As no gas from the grid was available and planning required the use of a low carbon heating system, a heat pump was the natural choice. With plenty of land available for horizontal ground loops, ground source ...


    By Better Planet

  • Bell & Gossett introduces formula for smarter hydronic pump selection

    Bell & Gossett (B&G), a Xylem Inc. brand, has released its PLEV pump selection criteria, a new standard for the industry to provide the most accurate and efficient specification of a centrifugal pump at partial flow rates, designed to save energy and reduce costs. PLEV, which stands for Part Load Efficiency Value, helps HVAC system designers select pumps based on real-world ...

  • With the new PV*SOL 2017 electric cars can now be included in the design of a PV plant

    Berlin-based Valentin Software GmbH has updated its software for designing photovoltaic plants to include new features. The new version of the PV*SOL premium and PV*SOL software now makes it possible to take electric cars into consideration when calculating your own consumption. In the new version, Valentin Software has integrated additional, flexible electricity tariff models. The new ...


    By Krampitz Communications

  • What’s Happening: Huge milestone reached for installer training

    Despite many hurdles thrown at the renewable heating industry INNASOL receive positive signs as they reach a huge milestone having now trained more than 2500 renewable heating specialists at their dedicated training academy in Essex. The huge milestone for the UK’s leader in renewable heating came following a week of fully booked training modules on ETA biomass and IDM heat ...


    By Innasol Ltd.

  • RENEXPO® Poland – international business event for the RES industry

    The sixth edition of the International Trade Fair for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency will take place on 19-21 October in Expocentre EXPO XXI in Warsaw. The fair organizer is ...


    By Reecon A/S

  • Kaori expand Patented Double Wall and Air Dryer Heat Exchanger Portfolio

    Responding to requests from OEMs to reducing size and cost, Kaori’s team release the new patented Brazed Plate Heat Exchanger for Double Wall D045 and Refrigerated Air Dryer A140. The two new heat exchangers extend the capabilities of Kaori’s line of Double Wall and Air Dryer Series to offer unique design and manufacturing process benefit manufactures of heating and cooling ...

  • Committee on Climate Change urge Scotland to slash emissions by 60% in 13 years

    The Scottish Government should maintain its high ambition pathway towards greenhouse gas emissions reductions of at least 80% by 2050 compared to 1990 levels, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) says today. The Committee’s new report, Scottish emissions targets 2028-2032, recommends emissions reductions of 61% by 2030 in order to meet the requirements of the Climate Change ...


    By Sustainable Homes

  • Binational Ground Source Heat Pump Standard Introduced

    The binational 2016 edition of the ANSI/CSA C448 standard for the design and installation of ground source heat pump systems for commercial and residential buildings was recently released by CSA Group, in partnership with the Geothermal Exchange Organization and other industry stakeholders from the United States and Canada. While the standard has existed in Canada since 2002, it is new this ...

  • High Performance Pump Market for NAFTA Chemical Industry Tops $440 Million

    Chemical manufacturing companies in the U.S., Canada and Mexico will spend over $440 million for high performance pumps in 2017. This is the latest forecast in the McIlvaine publication Pumps World Market. ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • NSBRC now display renewable heating from INNASOL

    INNASOL have set up shop and joined hundreds of other businesses with a full time presence at the National Self Build & Renovation Centre showcasing their offering to the domestic market. The centre, based in Swindon was launched by Build Store and opened its doors back in January 2007. Since then, more than 200,000 people have ...


    By Innasol Ltd.

  • DESMI steps up Polish presence

    Investing in Poland Poland is hardly a new frontier for Danish-based pump manufacturer DESMI Pumping Technology A/S. Since 2000, DESMI pump products have achieved widespread recognition in the region, especially its range of ROTAN products. Recent changes in the company’s local distribution network, ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Peristaltic Pumps Maximise Uptime and Eliminate Contamination

    Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group has supplied peristaltic pumps to Novasep for its Sius TFF Skid, a tangential flow filtration system used in the biopharmaceutical industry to separate and concentrate biomolecules according to their size. The new skid is the first on the market to offer a 100 per cent single-use TFF solution. Watson Marlow 520UN/R2 and 620UN/RE pumps were selected to ...

  • POLAND: A Spectacular Growth of the Air Heat Pump Market in 2015

    The market research carried out in the middle of January 2016 by the Polish Association for Heat Pump Technology and Development (PORT PC) shows that the size of the market of electrically driven heat pumps has almost tripled over the last six years. The sales of heat pumps for space heating increased by 20% in Poland. For the first time in the history of our research we see such a spectacular, ...


    By Energy-Server - REECO GmbH

  • Energy-Efficient DESMI Pump Approved

    The Danish Technological Institute has tested and approved the pumps in compliance with the ECO Design Requirement - an act on energy-related products. The act is intended to both promote the development and use of energy-efficient equipment, but also to reduce energy consumption and impact ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • DESMI - An active stakeholder i 4th Generation District Heating

    4DH Conference: District heating will be part of European energy revolution Europe has a very interesting energy revolution on its way. Today, the energy supply mainly comes from nuclear and coal, but this is being reduced in the coming years, and the supply will go down significantly in a very short time, said former CEO of DONG Energy Anders Eldrup Tuesday at an international conference on ...


    By DESMI A/S

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