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2014-06-02 08:22:40

SAN FRANCISCO and SEATTLE, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EOS Climate and JACO Environmental announced today that they have completed integration of EOS Climate's Refrigerant Asset System(TM) (RAS) across all 27 of JACO's appliance de-manufacturing facilities in the U.S. The development creates the world's first transparent, cradle-to-cradle solution for refrigerants recovered from residential appliances and vending machines. Refrigerants, which are incredibly potent greenhouse gases...

2014-05-29 08:32:13

BASSANO DEL GRAPPA, Italy, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern architecture, innovative and efficient plants for the new mall in Venice, BREEAM interim certified. A total volume of 500,000 cubic meters, 55,000 square meters of retail space, including a 4,000 square meter hypermarket and galleries of over 15,000 square meters; 120 commercial units and wide range of dining areas, offices, 2,400 parking spaces of which 1,200 of them are covered. These are just some of the...

2014-05-18 23:01:59

The world’s largest 90 degree C ammonia district heat pump installed in Norway has been selected as a finalist in four different categories. (PRWEB) May 18, 2014 The 13 MW large scale heat pump is 1300 times the size of an average domestic heat pump. It extracts heat from the water of a local fjord and boosts it up to provide hot water at up to 90 degree C for the buildings of the city of Drammen, a community near the capital city of Oslo with 63000 people. Groundbreaking technology...

2014-05-15 23:03:45

Dr. Andrew Pearson and his Star team receive The Rittinger Medal for breakthrough heat pump technology that fights climate change. London, UK (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 The team responsible for the world’s largest zero carbon 90C (194° F) ammonia district heat pump, which has been installed in Scandinavia but designed and manufactured in Glasgow by Star Refrigeration, received the prestigious Rittinger Award at the International Heat Pump Conference in Montreal, last night. Dr. Pearson...

2014-05-08 08:25:57

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pg7fwd/global_geothermal) has announced the addition of the "Global Geothermal Heat Pump (GHP) System Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The analysts forecast the Global Geothermal Heat Pump (GHP) System market to grow at a CAGR of 15.50 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is...

2014-05-07 16:32:23

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Heat Pumps (Heating, Cooling and Hot Water) - A Global Market Overviewhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/machinery/air_conditioning/heat_pumps_heating_cooling_hot_water_global_market_overview.htmlBolstered by increasing consumer preference for more environmental friendly and energy efficiency, the demand for heat pumps is anticipated to grow at a robust rate. The phenomenon is...

2014-05-06 20:22:22

FORT WAYNE, Ind., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WaterFurnace Renewable Energy, Inc. (TSX: WFI) announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets and technology of Chillit Chillers, a growing manufacturer of innovative heating and cooling products located in Goshen, Indiana, USA. Chillit Chillers manufactures specialty chillers and geothermal heat pumps for large commercial and industrial applications. The company has seen increasing sales since its establishment...

2014-05-01 08:27:49

Produces 1 kW of electrical power during solar operation EN-HAROD, ISRAEL and OGDEN, Utah, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Qnergy, a world leader in the development and manufacture of Stirling-based engines and systems, today announced a major breakthrough in solar thermoacoustic power generation. The company recently set a new world record, using acoustic waves created by solar heat to produce 1 kW of electrical power during a field test completed this month at its test facility...

2014-04-24 23:04:46

“Game changing” renewable technology would save country equivalent of 260,000 car journeys around the world every year. London, UK (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Scots businesses are missing out on a £250m windfall from the country’s sodden climate, a new study has shown. Heat pumps – hailed as "game changing" by UK Energy Secretary Ed Davey last month – could be used to turn cold water from rivers, lochs and even flooded mine shafts into cheap, renewable warmth for tens...

2014-04-08 08:24:47

Opens Door to Refrigerator of the Future ATLANTA, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Embraco, world market leader in hermetic compressors for refrigeration, today launched its new WISEMOTION technology, the first oil-free compressor for residential applications. "With WISEMOTION, we're revolutionizing the refrigeration industry, making it possible to develop the refrigerator of the future," said Roberto H. Campos, President of Embraco. "This innovation will expand the possibilities in...


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  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'