AHRI in the News Archives


2011 Articles


October 2011
JARN —
AHRI Awards $16,500 in Scholarship Funds to Twelve Students


September 30, 2011
Contracting Business —
AHRI Issues Directory of VRF Products


September 15, 2011
Appliance Magazine —
Stone Joins AHRI


September 13, 2011
Construction Week Online —
Up in the Air


September 1, 2011
HVACR Distribution Business —
AHRI Seeks Refrigerant Research Participants


August 29, 2011
Appliance Magazine
AHRI Seeks Refrigerant Research Participants


August 19, 2011
ACR News
“Loophole” hits US R22 phase-out plans


August 18, 2011
The New York Times
EPA's Planned Phaseout of Harmful Refrigerant Hits Snag


August 16, 2011
the ACHR NEWS —
DOE Proposes to Redefine Direct Heating Equipment

August 12, 2011
the ACHR NEWS
AHRI Says DOE Idea to Regulate Commercial and Industrial Fans Is Unnecessary


June 24, 2011
Appliance Magazine
AHRI to Receive Super Nova of Energy Efficiency Award


June 14, 2011
Environmental Protection
U.S. Sets First Regional Energy-saving Standards for ACs and Furnaces


May 9, 2011
ABC7 News
Program helps grocery stores
snuff out carbon footprint



April 7, 2011
the ACHR NEWS —
Podcast interview with Stephen Yurek discussing regional appliance standards, dry shipping R-22 units and more. (Note: This is a large file. Please allow time for complete download).

April 4, 2011
the ACHR News — Appliance Standards Introduced in Senate


April 4, 2011
Chicago Examiner —
Tips for getting your air conditioner ready for hot summer temperatures


March 25, 2011
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solutions —
AHRI announces low GWP alternative refrigerant evaluation program


March 25, 2011
Hydrocarbons21.com —
Get involved in AHRI's research programme to assess low GWP refrigerants


March 10, 2011
Christian Science Monitor —
Light bulbs in spotlight as senators lambaste U.S. efficiency standards


March 7, 2011
Refrige.com —
AHRI renews testing contract with China's GMPI


March 7,  2011
the ACHR NEWS —
AHRI Directory to Relist R-22 Systems

March 4, 2011
the ACHR NEWS —
EPA Names AHRI an Energy Star Certifier


February 17, 2011
Chicago Tribune
Hot demand for heating, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians


February 1, 2011
Appliance Design —
Association Report: A Note on Credibility



2010 Articles


December 11, 2010
Sydney Morning Herald —
Tycoon out to clear the air in China


November 8, 2010
the ACHR NEWS —
R-22 Equipment Is Being Shipped ‘Dry’


October 5, 2010
Association of Corporate Counsel —
District of
New Mexico rules on plaintiffs’ motion for summary
judgment in AHRI et al. v. City of Albuquerque



September 27, 2010
the ACHR News —
AHRI and HRAI Sign MOU for Cooperation


September 15, 2010
Business Wire —
RemTec International Announces
the Expansion of their Halon and Refrigerant Reclamation Services to the Middle East Region



September 10, 2010
BYM Product and Industry News —
USA Marvair®
hosts U.S. Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr.



August 27, 2010
Sun Sentinel —
How to take advantage of the state's clunker AC rebate program


July 27, 2010
HVACR Business —
AHRI Publishes Guideline for Content Recovery and Proper Recycling of Refrigerant Cylinders


July 20, 2010
Examiner.com —
5 things to do to keep your air conditioner performing during soaring hot summer temperatures


July 12, 2010
HPAC Engineering —
Reinventing the Wheel… DOE Style


June 7, 2010
Contractor Magazine —
Home Star passes House,
moves to Senate



April 3, 2010
Theday.com —
Basement heating equipment may need a closer look after flooding


April 2, 2010
Consulting-Specifying Engineer —
DOE amends efficiency standards


April 1, 2010
The New York Times —
New Efficiency Standards for Water Heaters


March 31, 2010
RSES Journal —
Joint statement issued about regional standards


March 17, 2010
Appliance Magazine —
AHRI Signs Standards Agreement with Saudi Arabia and UAE


March 12, 2010
Real Estate Rama —
Senate Hearing Puts HOME STAR’s Job-Creating Potential in the National Spotlight


February 17, 2010
Contracting Business —
Trane Chiller Test Facility
Wins AHRI Approval



Januay 4, 2010
Appliance Design —
AHRI Publishes Standard
for Walk-In Coolers and Freezers



January 1, 2010
SNIPS Magazine —
AHRI cautions consumers about appliance modifications


January, 2010
AC Today —
AHRI commends ENERGY STAR designation for geothermal heat pumps



2009 Articles


September 21, 2009
NPR —
New Coolants Make For Hotter Planet