Watts’ latest webinar takes aim at solutions to control Legionella

Set for Nov. 5
(2020-10-26 16:04:24)
Watts will host the customer webinar “Solutions to Help Control Legionella” on Thursday, Nov. 5, at 11:00 a.m. (EST). This is the next installment in the Watts Works? Engineer Webinar Series geared specifically towards engineers, architects, designers, specifiers, and facility managers. What are key risks and solutions to consider in order to mitigate Legionella growth? During this webinar, an industry… FULL ARTICLE >>

Vermont oil tank inspection law complicates home heating

Pandemic has slowed required oil tank inspections
(2020-10-21 18:27:56)
Home heating oil prices are down this year, however a 2017 state law in Vermont might lead to other headaches for homeowners. A law passed three years ago required all heating-oil tanks be inspected by 2020. The pandemic has slowed inspections down, despite extensions by Gov. Phil Scott. The result thus far has been about 1,600 tanks getting “red-tagged,” and… FULL ARTICLE >>

Tesla’s HVAC System Imminent

Knowledge of pollution and filtration driving market
(2020-10-21 14:07:38)
Tesla CEO Elon Musk expressed his interest in developing a highly efficient, next generation HVAC system that features an advanced high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filter at the company’s latest shareholder meeting. Musk hinted the project may begin as soon as 2021, The Freedonia Group said. Calling it his “pet project,” Musk will target a more efficient and capable system than… FULL ARTICLE >>

Tips to improve indoor air quality

Using HVAC provider products & services
(2020-10-20 15:31:46)
October is National Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Month. Southern Trust Home Services, an HVAC and plumbing company based in Roanoke, VA, has provided tips for homeowners to safeguard the health and comfort of their homes. IAQ is an especially major concern in 2020 as many Americans continue to work from home and spend time indoors, putting increased pressure on HVAC… FULL ARTICLE >>

NPGA moves 2021 Propane Expo to October

To accommodate oversea travelers
(2020-10-19 14:42:19)
The National Propane Gas Association (NPGA) has moved its 2021 Southeastern Convention & International Propane Expo at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center from April 2021 to October 2021 due to uncertainties related to the Novel Coronavirus pandemic. Now scheduled for Oct. 18-20, 2021, the event will be followed six months later by the 2022 Propane Expo in Nashville, TN. The… FULL ARTICLE >>

Superior Plus Buys Central Coast Propane

Adds approx. 2,800 propane customers
(2020-10-19 14:32:49)
On Oct, 15, Superior Plus Corp. has acquired all of the equity interests of a Southern California retail propane distribution company, Central Coast Propane, through one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 1992, and located in Paso Robles, CA, Central Coast is an established independent retail propane distributor serving approximately 2,800 residential and… FULL ARTICLE >>
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