Latest Condenser Stories

2010-09-15 09:30:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- An updated portable heat pump that delivers 1.8 tons (21,240 BTU/hr) of heating capacity and 1.5 tons (17,700 BTU/hr) of cooling is available from Atlas Sales & Rentals, Inc. The SHAC Model 1811 portable unit provides supplemental heating in environments with ambient temperatures of 45 degrees F and above - unlike competitive units which need higher temperatures to operate. It also offers a small footprint, measuring just 20.25" wide x 42"...

2010-06-14 06:00:00

LANSDALE, Pa., June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hours spent in a hot, stifling vehicle can spoil a weekend getaway or vacation. Conducting a periodic under-hood inspection may help you spot air conditioning problems before they spoil your trip. Here's what to look for: Note: Always be extremely careful any time you're under the hood while the engine is running. Stay away from all rotating components with your hands, clothing, and hair, and always wear eye protection around a running...

2010-03-24 09:30:00

TORRANCE, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- A portable air conditioner that delivers a powerful 12 tons (139,400 BTU/hr) of cooling capacity in a very compact size is offered by Atlas Sales & Rentals, Inc. Manufactured by KwiKool Portable Cooling Systems, the new model KPO portable unit measures only 32" wide by 64" deep by 62" high - about the size of a typical 5-ton unit - and is small enough to fit through a standard door. The 12-ton unit can be positioned outdoors to duct cold...

2009-09-15 01:00:00

FRANKFURT, September 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valeo has been awarded the contract to supply engine cooling modules and condensers for Renault's electric vehicles program. The first of these vehicles is the L38 VE project, or electric Fluence sedan, initially planned for the Israeli market. Technical requirements for a fully electric powertrain are quite different from those for a normal engine. In particular, the ventilator system must have a longer service life than a...

2009-08-11 14:26:00

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- CHEMICO International, Inc. announced today it has been awarded the HiCycler "Green" Technology Water Conservation Process Project by HABAS A. S. headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey for their HABAS Steel Mill Power Plant Condenser Cooling Water System located in Aliaga-IZMIR, Turkey. HABAS is Turkey's No. 1 Iron & Steel Exporter. Also, the HABAS Group is active in Industrial & Medical Gases, Power Generation, LPG, Engineering &...

2009-07-13 08:00:00

DES PLAINES, Ill., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In the summer months it can be a challenge to keep the cool air in, and the hot air out. Everyone struggles with keeping their air conditioning bill to a minimum, and now Feldco is ready to help. We've compiled a list of tips that will help your family go green and lower your energy bills. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090330/CG90508LOGO) For starters, spray cleaning air conditioning condenser units and aluminum condenser fins on...

2009-06-23 11:40:00

Engineers have developed a technique that saves energy and servicing costs by indicating when air conditioners are low on refrigerant, preventing the units from working overtime.The new "virtual refrigerant charge sensor" is particularly practical for automotive air conditioners, which tend to leak refrigerant more than other types of units, and also for household central air conditioning units, said James Braun, a professor of mechanical engineering.Maintaining the proper "charge," or amount...

2008-04-25 07:40:00

Auburn University researchers have built a rechargeable microscope illumination system for NASA scientists who are using it during Antarctic expeditions.Professor Vitaly Vodyanoy and research assistant Oleg Pustovyy of the AU Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology built the patent-pending Ilumna 120 to help NASA scientists observe microscopic life in areas where there is no electricity. NASA used it on a preliminary, 11-day trip in February and will take it in November for three...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'