The Phase-down of HFCs Has Begun
The Federal Government has formally announced that it intends to phase down the use of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants.
The Why and How of HVACR Energy Efficiency
Why worry about HVACR energy efficiency? Because energy savings bring about big-time cost savings.
Who is Responsible for Getting HVACR Right?
Air conditioning and refrigeration units are pervasive, and at present, there are over 50 million installations in Australia.
Improving Thermal Comfort a Boon to Business
Thermal comfort within ‘artificial environments,’ whether you are at work, at home or at leisure, plays a significant role in occupant health and well-being. This in...
The 3for2 Concept: Efficient Office Building Design
The ‘3 for 2 Concept’ allows the construction of three floors within the standard space of two floors, without any impact on perceived floor-to-ceiling heights, which...
A More Efficient Air-Con Solution for Tall Buildings
Air-conditioning for tall buildings can be a challenge for a number of reasons.
Composite Facade Cools Interiors Via Evaporation
A new form of composite facade material developed by students in Spain is capable of reducing the temperature of building interiors by as much as five...