13 February 2015
Category:
Air Conditioning

R22 Phase-out – Exactly What Your Business Needs To Know

Today, continuing our series of more in-depth blog articles, we shall be following up on our post of March 2013 and examining the recent legislative changes governing the use of R22 refrigerant gas in air conditioning systems. We’ll be looking in detail at just how these changes could affect your business or property, and exploring…


4 December 2014
Category:
Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Heating Advice For Your Business

Today, in the first of an upcoming series of more regular blog posts featuring news, information and helpful advice for businesses, we shall be exploring what the onset of winter may mean for a business and its employees. The winter months can bring with them their own particular set of problems for business owners, staff…


18 December 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

10 Air Conditioning Facts To Consider

This year, the UK experienced its warmest, driest and sunniest summer since 2006, the latest Met Office figures show. What will next year bring? Air conditioning can help productivity by avoiding extremes of temperature. Research shows that room temperature affects work performance. For example, one report suggests that, at 25°C we are about 98% productive; at 28°C,…


2 October 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

Heat Pump Systems

Air source heat pumps eliminate the need for a fossil fuel heating system and are highly efficient Daikin Airconditioning UK Why choose a heat pump solution? When you think of the phrase “air conditioning”, cooling a hot building perhaps springs to mind. The reality is that a heat pump can both heat and cool avoiding the…


4 June 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

London Air Conditioning Equipment – Manufacturers’ Latest Updates

London Air Conditioning Equipment – Latest News Quantech Environmental is pleased to bring you up-to-date information on the leading London air conditioning equipment manufacturers. Catch up on the latest news from market leaders including Daikin Air Conditioning, Mitsubishi Electric Air Conditioning Systems, Toshiba, Samsung, Fujitsu and others. Daikin Air Conditioning: 19.3.13 Daikin has launched a…


14 March 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

R22 Phase-out

The clock is ticking. Is your business compliant? R22 refrigerant is a hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) commonly used in air conditioning (A/C) applications pre-dating 2004 (or 2001 for larger systems) which has been phased out due to its ozone depletion potential. Legislative changes already made and those coming into force affect any company that has equipment containing…


22 January 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

UK Air Conditioning Trends

According to recent BSRIA research, the UK air conditioning market is continuing slowly to recover lost ground since the last recession. Sales of standard splits are being driven by the need to replace R22 equipment and by refurbishment work. This trend is reflected throughout other product markets and is holding up market sizes. Split Air…


21 January 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

Energy-saving A/C Equipment

Around 40% of commercial floor space is expected to be air-conditioned by 2020… April 2012, Carbon Trust The demand for air conditioning in UK buildings continues to grow in response to more intensive building use, increased demands for comfort by occupants, business and market pressures and the expectation of a warmer climate. Reducing the associated…


20 January 2013
Category:
Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Inspections

Building owners and managers who operate air conditioning (A/C) systems over 12kW cooling capacity have statutory obligations under the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive to ensure that A/C inspections are carried out by qualified and accredited assessors. Why Air Conditioning Inspections Are Required  Inspection of your A/C system is designed to improve efficiency, reduce energy…