AHRI in the News Archives

2011 Articles

October 2011
AHRI Awards $16,500 in Scholarship Funds to Twelve Students

September 30, 2011
Contracting Business —
AHRI Issues Directory of VRF Products

September 15, 2011
Appliance Magazine —
Stone Joins AHRI

September 13, 2011
Construction Week Online —
Up in the Air

September 1, 2011
HVACR Distribution Business —
AHRI Seeks Refrigerant Research Participants

August 29, 2011
Appliance Magazine
AHRI Seeks Refrigerant Research Participants

August 19, 2011
ACR News
“Loophole” hits US R22 phase-out plans

August 18, 2011
The New York Times
EPA's Planned Phaseout of Harmful Refrigerant Hits Snag

August 16, 2011
DOE Proposes to Redefine Direct Heating Equipment

August 12, 2011
AHRI Says DOE Idea to Regulate Commercial and Industrial Fans Is Unnecessary

June 24, 2011
Appliance Magazine
AHRI to Receive Super Nova of Energy Efficiency Award

June 14, 2011
Environmental Protection
U.S. Sets First Regional Energy-saving Standards for ACs and Furnaces

May 9, 2011
ABC7 News
Program helps grocery stores
snuff out carbon footprint

April 7, 2011
Podcast interview with Stephen Yurek discussing regional appliance standards, dry shipping R-22 units and more. (Note: This is a large file. Please allow time for complete download).

April 4, 2011
the ACHR News — Appliance Standards Introduced in Senate

April 4, 2011
Chicago Examiner —
Tips for getting your air conditioner ready for hot summer temperatures

March 25, 2011
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solutions —
AHRI announces low GWP alternative refrigerant evaluation program

March 25, 2011
Hydrocarbons21.com —
Get involved in AHRI's research programme to assess low GWP refrigerants

March 10, 2011
Christian Science Monitor —
Light bulbs in spotlight as senators lambaste U.S. efficiency standards

March 7, 2011
Refrige.com —
AHRI renews testing contract with China's GMPI

March 7,  2011
AHRI Directory to Relist R-22 Systems

March 4, 2011
EPA Names AHRI an Energy Star Certifier

February 17, 2011
Chicago Tribune
Hot demand for heating, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians

February 1, 2011
Appliance Design —
Association Report: A Note on Credibility

2010 Articles

December 11, 2010
Sydney Morning Herald —
Tycoon out to clear the air in China

November 8, 2010
R-22 Equipment Is Being Shipped ‘Dry’

October 5, 2010
Association of Corporate Counsel —
District of
New Mexico rules on plaintiffs’ motion for summary
judgment in AHRI et al. v. City of Albuquerque

September 27, 2010
the ACHR News —
AHRI and HRAI Sign MOU for Cooperation

September 15, 2010
Business Wire —
RemTec International Announces
the Expansion of their Halon and Refrigerant Reclamation Services to the Middle East Region

September 10, 2010
BYM Product and Industry News —
USA Marvair®
hosts U.S. Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr.

August 27, 2010
Sun Sentinel —
How to take advantage of the state's clunker AC rebate program

July 27, 2010
HVACR Business —
AHRI Publishes Guideline for Content Recovery and Proper Recycling of Refrigerant Cylinders

July 20, 2010
Examiner.com —
5 things to do to keep your air conditioner performing during soaring hot summer temperatures

July 12, 2010
HPAC Engineering —
Reinventing the Wheel… DOE Style

June 7, 2010
Contractor Magazine —
Home Star passes House,
moves to Senate

April 3, 2010
Theday.com —
Basement heating equipment may need a closer look after flooding

April 2, 2010
Consulting-Specifying Engineer —
DOE amends efficiency standards

April 1, 2010
The New York Times —
New Efficiency Standards for Water Heaters

March 31, 2010
RSES Journal —
Joint statement issued about regional standards

March 17, 2010
Appliance Magazine —
AHRI Signs Standards Agreement with Saudi Arabia and UAE

March 12, 2010
Real Estate Rama —
Senate Hearing Puts HOME STAR’s Job-Creating Potential in the National Spotlight

February 17, 2010
Contracting Business —
Trane Chiller Test Facility
Wins AHRI Approval

Januay 4, 2010
Appliance Design —
AHRI Publishes Standard
for Walk-In Coolers and Freezers

January 1, 2010
SNIPS Magazine —
AHRI cautions consumers about appliance modifications

January, 2010
AC Today —
AHRI commends ENERGY STAR designation for geothermal heat pumps

2009 Articles

September 21, 2009
New Coolants Make For Hotter Planet