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Top 10 Reasons to Become a Mitsubishi Electric Diamond Contractor

The future is electric. The world is changing and demand for our all-electric heat pump systems has never been greater. Read more

Taco Improves Efficiency of Its Products

Taco Comfort Solutions has partnered with Glen Dimplex to develop a complete packaged air-to-water heat pump system for residential heating, cooling, and DHW applications. Read more

Heat Pump Awareness Grows from Residential, Commercial Customers

Consumer awareness and opinion of heat pumps are both improving, along with the technology. Manufacturers see a strong market ahead, although some challenges remain. Read more

Energy-Efficiency Trends in Water Heating Highlight Heat Pump Technology

Efficiency and sustainability have become the center of attention for almost every industry today, including the water heating space. Read more

Manufacturers Help Contractors Keep up with Heat Pump Technology as Market Grows

Manufacturers and contractors are working to educate end users about the ways heat pumps work differently from traditional heat sources. Read more

HVAC Manufacturers Feature HVAC Virtual Experiences

Virtual HVAC experiences have grown in popularity over the past year and a half, and they are worth checking out. Read more

Troubleshooting Puzzle: A Heat Pump That’s Not Heating Enough

In this troubleshooting situation, the equipment is a package unit heat pump that isn’t properly heating the customer’s home. Read more

Future Looks Bright for Heat Pumps as Electrification Movement Gains Momentum

Heat pumps are poised to become one of the biggest winners in the HVAC market as the nation moves toward electrification. Read more

Motili, EER Partner to Bring High-Efficiency Heat Pumps to Rural Midwest

High-end HVAC may be making the headlines, but in parts of the rural Midwest, many homeowners still rely on propane or fuel oil to adequately heat their homes. Read more

Facts + Figures: AHRI Shipment Data for February 2021

Industry figures are estimates that are derived from the best available figures supplied by a sample of AHRI member companies. Read more

HVAC Contractors Provide Service for Heatless Customers in Texas

HVAC contractors stepped up to deal with a deep freeze that left millions of people without power to heat their homes. Read more

Troubleshooting Puzzle: An Under-Performing Heat Pump

In this troubleshooting situation, the customer’s description of the problem is that the unit is “running a lot, and not keeping the building warm.” Read more

Manufacturers Optimistic Over Heat Pump Outlook for the Upcoming Year

Despite economic turmoil caused by the pandemic, OEMs expect demand for HVAC equipment to continue in 2021 — particularly for heat pumps. Read more

Mini Split Advances Melt Cold-Weather Reservations

Continued performance improvements across manufacturers have put heating on par with cooling as a draw for the mini split, and that in turn opens additional doors. Read more

Elon Musk Is Good for the HVAC Industry

Elon Musk might be entering the HVAC industry, and contractors, distributors, and even manufacturers should be excited about that. Read more

01 Jul 2022 --- James Cropper is launching a line of recycled paper made from 20% used denim fibers and 80% recycled fibers from coffee cups. Branded Rydal Apparel, the… Read more

01 Jul 2022 --- Mondi is partnering with Japanese consumer goods manufacturer Kao to create a recyclable, lightweight packaging solution for its Goldwell hair lightening products. The packaging leader has… Read more

01 Jul 2022 --- This week in industry news, Coca-Cola’s Valser brand introduced label-free water bottles. Also, Innovia Films launched RayoWrap CMS, a clear BOPP film for shrink wraparound label… Read more

01 Jul 2022 --- The US State of California has signed a new “Plastic Pollution Producer Responsibility Act” that will see the US’ most stringent plastic reduction, recycling and infrastructural… Read more

01 Jul 2022 --- EcoTensil is introducing its sturdy paperboard utensil in Europe. The US-based company has added its built-in cutlery to Global-C’s EcoFoodBox, enhancing its functionality for a streamlined… Read more

30 Jun 2022 --- Constantia Flexibles is introducing a recycle-ready laminate with high chemical resistance for pharmaceutical products. The flexible packaging leader supplies the substrates for conversion into packaging. “The recyclability… Read more

30 Jun 2022 --- Rio Tinto and Corona Canada are introducing a beverage can using the mining company’s aluminum produced from Elysis technology. QR codes printed on 1.2 million limited-edition… Read more

30 Jun 2022 --- Major brands and retailers are once again being accused of greenwashing their plastic packaging, with a new interactive website set up by the Changing Markets Foundation… Read more

30 Jun 2022 --- Wipotec is offering live demonstrations of its novel revolving, in-motion weighing system at Cosmoprof North America, July 12-14 in Las Vegas, US. Its HC-A-IS Checkweigher is… Read more

30 Jun 2022 --- RecyClass has launched a practical guide clarifying the concepts of recyclability and design for recycling based on science amid concerns that the ineffective sorting of plastic… Read more

29 Jun 2022 --- The world is facing an “ocean emergency,” according to global leaders, who are convening at the UN’s Ocean Conference in Lisbon, Portugal. The event is being… Read more

29 Jun 2022 --- Fasten is introducing the Recharge Luxury Refill system: a line of environmentally sustainable, refillable cosmetic packaging for makeup and skincare products aimed at supporting the circular… Read more

29 Jun 2022 --- Grounded Packaging is launching RE: Mono, a recyclable, flexible packaging solution made of 83% recycled materials that boasts a 57% reduced environmental footprint compared to virgin… Read more

29 Jun 2022 --- Compostable packaging demand is growing rapidly, but improved collection and recycling infrastructure and clearer product labeling are required to support the market’s expansion and enhance cost-competitiveness. A… Read more

28 Jun 2022 --- The European Paper Packaging Alliance (EPPA) is urging the European Commission to focus on scientific findings in its revision of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive… Read more

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The NEWSMakers Podcast: Geothermal Trends

In the latest episode of The NEWSMakers podcast, Kyle Gargaro, editorial director for The ACHR NEWS, talks to WaterFurnace CEO John Thomas. Read more

Geothermal Offers an Opportunity for HVAC Contractors

The moment for geothermal seemed to have arrived several times since the 1970s. A number of factors are forecasting wider use of this type of heating and cooling solution. Read more

Top 10 Reasons to Become a Mitsubishi Electric Diamond Contractor

The future is electric. The world is changing and demand for our all-electric heat pump systems has never been greater. Read more

Heat Pump Awareness Grows from Residential, Commercial Customers

Consumer awareness and opinion of heat pumps are both improving, along with the technology. Manufacturers see a strong market ahead, although some challenges remain. Read more

Manufacturers Help Contractors Keep up with Heat Pump Technology as Market Grows

Manufacturers and contractors are working to educate end users about the ways heat pumps work differently from traditional heat sources. Read more

Integrating the Advantages of Geothermal Into an HVAC Company

Geothermal heat pumps tap into a renewable source of energy to provide comfort for a home, and HVAC contractors can tap into this market for increased sales. Read more

Residential Heating Showcase 2021

Every year, The ACHR NEWS introduces the latest heating equipment that is available for the upcoming winter season. Read more

Should HVAC Contractors Be Selling Geothermal?

HVAC contractors should be prepared to sell geothermal to new customers regardless of any incentives. Read more

Are Geothermal Heat Pumps the Key to a Cleaner Planet?

Geothermal energy can be used to heat and cool commercial buildings. The highly efficient systems that make this possible are geothermal heat pumps. Read more

Electrification, Education Market Make Geothermal Heat Pumps More Than an Underground Sensation

Taxes may be something no one can avoid, but thanks to recent federal legislation, the geothermal industry can take at least a little of the sting out of it. Read more

New York Pilots Program to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Through Heat Pump Technology

New York Governor Cuomo announced that up to $15 million is available to pilot the use of community thermal systems. Read more

Is Geothermal a Viable Technology?

Dougherty discusses the geothermal tax credit extension, how much market share the industry has, and why it should be considered a viable technology. Read more

A New Twist on Geothermal

Despite being around for more than 30 years, it is fair to say geothermal technology is a niche in the HVAC market. Read more

Residential Heating Showcase 2020: Manufacturers Roll Out New Heating Equipment In Time For Winter

Every year, The ACHR NEWS introduces the latest heating equipment that is available for the upcoming winter season. Read more

Heat Pump Popularity Aids Growth of Geothermal

The market for ground-source heat pumps is linked directly to growth of geothermal as a way to heat and cool homes. Read more


TOKIO, 4 de julio de 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Por primera vez en la historia, la novela visual favorita de los fans de TYPE-MOON, WITCH ON THE HOLY NIGHT, llega al… Read more


TOKYO, 4 juillet 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pour la toute première fois, le roman visuel préféré des fans de TYPE-MOON, WITCH ON THE HOLY NIGHT, arrive chez Aniplex.Inc. pour le public… Read more


TOKIO, 4. Juli 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Zum ersten Mal überhaupt wird TYPE-MOONs bei den Fans beliebte Visual Novel Hexe in der Heiligen Nacht von Aniplex.Inc. dem englischsprachigen Publikum zugänglich gemacht.… Read more

DUBAI, UAE, July 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - bitcoinblack, a VIP crypto credit card exclusive to 10,000 members globally, is now available in the United Arab Emirates. Secured by the holder's… Read more

BEIJING, July 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hong Kong Science Park, the city's high-tech hub, welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping for a visit during his busy two-day trip to attend… Read more

Global IT Consulting Sourcing and Procurement Report with Pandemic Impact Analysis, Supplier Evaluation and Price Trends | SpendEdge

Over 200 Forbes 2000 companies rely on our actionable insights More than 100 CPOs and 500 category managers use our insights daily SpendEdge has the fastest growth rate in number… Read more

HUB Security names Hugo Goldman Chief Financial Officer

Eyal Moshe, CEO of HUB Security: "As we approach the NASDAQ listing, Hugo will be a valuable addition to our team. His NASDAQ and international M&A experience will enable us… Read more

BEIJING, July 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The value of trade between the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Chinese mainland has surged more than sixfold from $50.77 billion… Read more

Petal Maps mění navigaci v pohlcující a realistický zážitek

ŠEN-ČEN, Čína, 2. července 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Od svého spuštění v roce 2020 se Petal Maps velmi rozrostly a nyní nabízejí inovativní cestování a navigaci více než 28 milionům uživatelů… Read more

Milloret LTD, A European SEO Agency Is Set To Offer International SEO Services To Accelerate Growth In Clients' Businesses And Generate Organic Traffic LONDON, July 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Milloret… Read more

La aplicación de vídeo inmersivo 360 VUZ es finalista de los Founders Games de Webit

DUBAI, 2 de julio de 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 360 VUZ, la aplicación móvil de vídeo inmersivo, gana el premio Founders Games de Webit como finalista, después de haber sido seleccionada… Read more

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Critical National Security Mission for U.S. Space Force

Atlas V precisely delivered USSF-12 mission to a complex geosynchronous orbit CAPE CANAVERAL SPACE FORCE STATION, Fla., July 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket… Read more

Xinghuo BIF and Zetrix Jointly Introduce Web3 Services: Blockchain Identity/Verifiable Credentials and Contract Signing

BEIJING, July 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Xinghuo Blockchain Infrastructure and Facility (Xinghuo BIF) and Zetrix have jointly announced the introduction of Blockchain-based Identifiers (BID) / Verifiable Credentials (VC) and Blockchain-based… Read more

2022 GAC Tech Day bringt neue Technologiewelle

GUANGZHOU, China, 2. Juli 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Am 28. Juni 2022 fand der GAC Tech Day im GAC R&D Center statt. Unter dem Motto „The Realization of Technology" präsentierte die… Read more

SHENZHEN, Chine, 2 juillet 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Guangdong, Hong Kong et Macao entrent dans une nouvelle ère de croissance rapide en matière d'innovation et de coopération scientifiques et technologiques. Le… Read more

Kimberly-Clark Professional Expands The RightCycle Program

The program will now include recycling of used plastic packaging. Read more

SunDance Offering Creative Pouch Packaging

The addition of a Hudson Sharp Ares 400 accepts recycle-ready polyethylene, laminated films, bio-films and paper-like films. Read more

A Packaging Minute | June 20, 2022

Last week, researchers found that a generation defines itself by food, the global spout pouch market will grow, laser coding is now an option on a sustainable line of films,… Read more

NOVA Chemicals Expands its HDPE Resins for Oriented Film Structures to Advance a Plastics Circular Economy

Oriented polyethylene film technologies offer new building blocks for packaging recyclability. Read more

Study Reveals the Most (and least) Wasteful Meal Kit Companies

Home Chef considered the most wasteful, whereas Blue Apron deemed the least wasteful, with 50% of its packaging recyclable. Read more

Label Material Made from Certified Circular Ocean Bound Plastic Announced

UPM Raflatac’s new Ocean Action label is the first made using SABIC’s certified circular polyolefins for packaging label applications. Read more

Stand-Up Pouch Market is Estimated to Rise at a CAGR of 6.8%

A new study from Transparency Market Research says that the rising need for environmentally friendly packaging means stand-up pouches are projected to be in high demand. Read more

Rethinking Packaging Materials for a Sustainable Marketplace

On a recent trip to a remote village in Indonesia, I witnessed something unfathomable: A young family was building their future — a new home — on top of a… Read more

New PE Resin from Exxon-Mobil Targets e-Commerce and LyondellBasell Look to Scale Circularity

In a few years, flexible packaging analysts may look back at 2022 as a transformative year when advanced recycling and circularity infrastructure investments took hold.  Read more

Novolex Introduces RollStar EZ Open Produce Bags

Manufactured by Hilex, the new bags are designed to make shopping for produce easier for customers and are offered in both conventional and compostable versions. Read more

Sustainable Pouch Concept Presented at Interzoo in Nuremberg

The film solution offers the properties for efficient and safe packaging of wet pet food in daypacks. Read more

LOI Signed for Collaborative Agreement to Commercialize Biopolymer Solutions

CJ BIO and NatureWorks say the goal of the agreement is to develop high-performance biopolymers that will replace fossil fuel-based plastics. Read more

New Service Reveals Industrial Energy Saving Opportunities Using Data

ABB's Digital Powertrain Energy Appraisal service aims to deeper insight into the business case and carbon footprint benefits of upgrading to high efficiency motor-driven systems. Read more

Innovia Films Launches Multi-layer Co-Extrusion Line for Sustainable and Floatable Shrink Sleeve Film in Poland

The plant is dedicated to manufacturing low-density polyolefin shrink film for shrink sleeve labels and tamper-evident applications. Read more

Half of UK Consumers Are Prepared To Pay More for Environmentally Friendly Packaging

New research from Aquapak shows that 76% say the fashion/retail industry is not doing enough to reduce plastic packaging and 67% want to see a greater use of paper-based packaging. Read more

Introducing Apollo™

Transport and store temperature-specific vaccines and pharmaceuticals with our insulated solution nested with BioPCM®.  PCS has developed an innovative platform of BioPCM® based solutions that support a range of temperatures from -75°C to 25°C. Learn more here!

Decarbonizing New York

Phase Change Solutions is selected as one of nine companies to The Clean Fight: Buildings Edition 2020 to make buildings cleaner, with breakthrough solutions that reduce emissions and improve occupant comfort.

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2020 BNEF Pioneer

Phase Change Solutions is awarded as a 2020 BNEF Pioneer from BloombergNEF, one of ten game-changing companies recognized for their leadership in transformative technologies.

COVID-19 Response

Beyond business as usual: PCS responds to COVID-19. We are focused on ensuring the safety of our employees, supporting our customers, and providing humanitarian assistance to our local communities. Learn more here!


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