All Services articles – Page 5

  • News

    Home ventilation: new heat recovery system

    2008-09-12T00:00:00Z

    Ventilation company Vortice has launched a new heat recovery system specifically developed with the Code for Sustainable Homes in mind.

  • Features

    Radiators

    2008-08-01T00:00:00Z

    Jaga Heating has launched the oXygen “intelligent” radiator, which ventilates as well as heats a room.

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    Underfloor heating

    2008-08-01T00:00:00Z

    Raychem’s electric underfloor heating system has been installed in the recently opened spa at the Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland.

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    Wall heaters

    2008-08-01T00:00:00Z

    DRU Verwarming has launched a new range of commercial powered flue wall heaters to complement its existing balanced flue and conventional flue products

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    Heat pumps: GaeaTherm ground-source heat pump

    2008-08-01T00:00:00Z

    Potterton Commercial has launched the GaeaTherm ground-source heat pump which it says can help reduce the carbon footprint of commercial buildings.

  • Features

    The alternatives: Cooling and heating

    2008-08-01T00:00:00Z

    Seasonal heat store At Beaufort Court (right), the headquarters for Renewable Energy Systems, environmental engineer Max Fordham created a seasonal heat store. This consists of about 1,000m3 of water held in a 5m deep hole, which tapers from 18m2 at the surface to 8m2 at the base – this shape ...

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    Mixed-mode cooling

    2008-07-18T00:00:00Z

    Passivent has developed a mixed-mode cooling system to help reduce energy use

  • Dimplex heat pumps provide low carbon heating and hot water for homes in the Flagship Housing Group development
    News

    Norfolk housing association installs trial ground source heat pumps

    2008-06-18T14:58:00Z

    Dimplex heat pumps provide low carbon heating and hot water in timber Flagship Housing Group homes

  • News

    Solar hot water

    2008-06-11T00:39:00Z

    Velux launches a solar hot water system that provides up to 70% of homes’ hot water requirements

  • Delta Membrane Systems has introduced the Delta Cool 24
    News

    Phase change materials

    2008-06-08T02:32:00Z

    Delta Membrane Systems introduces the Delta Cool 24, a phase change material that replicates the effect of thermal mass

  • News

    Heat-pump boiler

    2008-06-02T00:00:00Z

    Mitsubishi Electric launches a heating system that harnesses energy from the air to provide heat and hot water

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    Thermostatic shower panels

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Douglas Delabie has launched a new premix thermostatic shower panel.

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    Low energy ventilation and heating

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Kingspan Off-Site has launched a collection of low-carbon technologies which were specified to create the building fabric for the Kingspan Lighthouse, the demonstration Code for Sustainable Homes level 6 house built at BRE.

  • News

    Electric fires

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Dru Fires has launched the Metro 80e – an electric version of its Metro gas fire.

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    Underfloor heating controller

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Magnum Heating has launched the Magnum Intelligent Control, a digital built-in clock thermostat designed to operate the firm’s electrical underfloor heating systems.

  • News

    Boiler heat recovery

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Boiler manufacturer Ravenheat has launched Energycatcher, a system to recycle the heat from a domestic gas boiler’s exhaust fumes and use it to preheat and store hot water for use in the home.

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    Stove with integral boiler

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Euroheat has introduced the HWAM Monet wood-burning stove which features an integral boiler.

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    Air source heat pumps

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Space heating and domestic hot water for the Purclewan Mill Farm development in Ayr, Scotland, is being provided by air source heat pumps.

  • News

    Acoustic and fire-rated foam

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Geocel and Dow Building Solutions have launched an acoustic, fire-rated straw foam for plugging cracks and gaps in applications that have a requirement for fire protection or for compliance for acoustic performance under Approved Document E of the Building Regulations.

  • News

    Access behind radiators

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Rotarad is a simple system that has been developed to allow easy access behind radiators for decorating and cleaning without the need to detach or drain it.