Press Releases
  • Parties Reach Settlement in Case Disputing Department of Energy Walk-in Coolers and Freezers Energy Efficiency Rule

  • July 30, 2015

  • AHRI petitioned for review in August 2014

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  • AHRI and UNEP Agree on Global Qualification Program for Refrigerant Supply Chain Networks

  • July 28, 2015

  • New "refrigerant driving license" will help ensure safe management of refrigerants...

  • AHRI Files Comments on Draft DOE Furnace Standard

  • July 13, 2015

  • Rule would save 40% less energy than claimed, while hurting manufacturers and consumers...

  • AHRI Releases May 2015 U.S. Heating, Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

  • July 10, 2015

  • A full report of the May 2015 monthly shipments is available here....

  • AHRI Applauds Department of Energy Rulemaking Adopting ASHRAE 90.1 Efficiency Levels

  • July 06, 2015

  • Final rules recognize AHRI's recommendations for certain unitary products, heat pumps, water heaters,and PTACs

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  • ASAP, AHRI, and ACEEE Applaud Successful Negotiated Rulemaking for Commercial Air Conditioners and Warm Air Furnaces

  • June 18, 2015

  • Working Group Reaches Consensus on Energy Conservation Standards...

  • AHRI Releases April 2015 U.S. Heating, Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

  • June 12, 2015

  • A full report of the April 2015 monthly shipments is available here...

  • AHRI Releases March 2015 U.S. Heating, Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

  • May 13, 2015

  • A full report of the March 2015 monthly shipments is available here....

  • Industry, NGOs, and Government Must Work Together for Efficiency

  • April 30, 2015

  • — AHRI Member Rheem Manufacturing tells House Energy & Power Subcommittee...

  • AHRI Applauds Signing of Energy Efficiency Improvement Act

  • April 30, 2015

  • The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today applauded the signing of the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015, authored by Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.)....

  • AHRI Invites Input on Survey to Determine Market Needs Regarding Refrigerant Container Identification

  • April 23, 2015

  • The Chemicals and Refrigerant Reclaimers Product Section of the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) is conducting a survey to determine the needs of the market regarding refrigerant labeling and the current color scheme for refrigerant containers as more refrigerants are approved for use....

  • AHRI Releases February 2015 U.S. Heating, Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

  • April 10, 2015

  • A full report of the February 2015 monthly shipments is available here....

  • Rees Scholarship Foundation Awards Scholarships to Future HVACR and Water Heating Technicians

  • April 09, 2015

  • The Clifford H. "Ted" Rees, Jr., Scholarship Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation of the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI), today announced $17,500 in scholarship funds to 10 students studying to become technicians in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, and water heating industry....

  • AHRI Creates Flammable Refrigerants Subcommittee

  • April 07, 2015

  • The Research and Technology (R&T) Committee of the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute's (AHRI) recently established a Flammable Refrigerants Subcommittee that will seek to develop a set of application requirements for the use of 2L refrigerants....

  • AHRI Offers Homeowners Simple Springtime Air Conditioner and Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

  • March 27, 2015

  • The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today reminded homeowners that the spring season is the ideal time to prepare cooling equipment for the hot summer months and ensure it operates at its highest efficiency....

  • DOE, EPA Rules "Devastating" to Industry

  • March 18, 2015

  • AHRI Member Structural Concepts tells House Small Business Committee...

  • AHRI Releases January 2015 U.S. Heating, Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

  • March 13, 2015

  • A full report of the January 2015 monthly shipments is available here....

  • AHRI Releases December 2014 U.S. Heating, Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

  • February 18, 2015

  • A full report of the December 2014 monthly shipments is available here....

  • Keynote Speakers Announced for 20th Annual HVACR & Mechanical Conference

  • February 13, 2015

  • Keynote speakers for the HVACR & Mechanical Conference for Education Professionals were announced today, and will be featured at the event on March 9–11, 2015, at the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute in Linthicum Heights, Md....

  • AHRI Launches New Certification Program

  • January 22, 2015

  • The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today announced a new certification program for active chilled beams....