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VRF Market Increasing Exponentially: Set to Reach $24 Billion by 2022

Technology is changing the HVAC industry like never before. More specifically, variable refrigerant flow (VRF) is altering the way people heat and cool educational complexes, healthcare facilities, hotels, office buildings, and multi-family residences. According to MarketsandMarkets research company, the VRF market was worth over 11 billion dollars in 2015, and this figure is predicted to reach more than 24 billion dollars in just five years (by 2022). That equates to an 11.4% compound annual growth rate, which is pretty incredible. But when you look at the unbeatable versatility and energy efficiency that VRF systems provide, the exponential growth begins to make sense. Read more

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Why Are HVAC Contractors Resistant to VRF?

If you have used VRF (variable refrigerant flow) technology, you know how incredible it is. It is able to dramatically improve the efficiency of a variety of commercial spaces, including hospitals, universities, hotels, office buildings, and condominiums. However, not every HVAC contractor agrees that VRF is the next big thing—even though the stats disagree. In fact, many HVAC contractors have a plethora of reasons why VRF technology is not for them. Here is a look at the most common reasons HVAC contractors are hesitant to use VRF technology, and why these reasons are simply not justified. Read more

CE Mid-Atlantic Attends Tradeshow at George Washington University

CE Mid-Atlantic is on a mission to spread the word about the incredible benefits of a Toshiba Carrier VRF system—especially in large facilities like universities. School buildings can be a challenge to heat and cool efficiently due to the vast array of room types and their different heating and cooling requirements. Having to provide temperature control to a gymnasium is completely different than providing it for a classroom. The Toshiba Carrier VRF technology solves this issue while dramatically reducing energy expenses. To begin Operation Awareness and Acceptance, the CE Mid-Atlantic team participated in the recent showcase event held at George Washington University. Read more

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CE Brings Toshiba Carrier VRF Technology to Cinnamon Shore in Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi is getting a major upgrade, and CE is proud to be a big part of it. By integrating the Toshiba Carrier Single-Phase VRF System into many of the commercial and residential buildings joining the community, we are able to provide the business owners and residents with incredible energy efficiency, superior zoning capabilities, and the ability to heat and cool simultaneously. Read more

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Case Study for Albert Einstein School: Ductless VRF

The Toshiba Carrier VRF system is ideal for educational facilities thanks to its efficiency and its ability to supply varying temperatures in different spaces. The entire ductless VRF system is also controllable from one location and requires very little maintenance. So when the Albert Einstein Academy in San Diego, California, wanted to convert an abandoned nursing home into a top-notch educational facility, they turned to the power of the Toshiba Carrier VRF. Read more

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D.R. Horton Gets an Efficiency Upgrade at Their New Arlington Office

In 2015, D.R. Horton announced their plans to move to a larger home office in Arlington, Texas. Now, the country’s largest homebuilder is only a few months away from opening the doors. With this project, D.R. Horton set out to build a huge, highly efficient space that would give their corporate staff a comfortable environment that evokes productivity. They partnered with a top engineer and contractor to design and install an extremely energy-efficient HVAC system utilizing Toshiba Carrier VRF systems, and their team of 500 employees is sure to be impressed with the outcome. Read more

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Carrier Wins Big at AHR Expo in Las Vegas

From January 30 to February 1, 2017, the AHR Expo took place in Las Vegas. We attended as representatives of Carrier, and the event was an astounding success. The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigerating Exposition is known in the industry as the HVACR event to attend, and it has been taking place annually for 85 years. HVAC professionals representing every single state in the USA, as well as 150 countries, gather to trade ideas, show off new technologies, and garner new business. This year was the biggest AHR Expo yet, with over 2,000 exhibits covering over 50,000 square feet, and nearly 70,000 people in attendance. Read more