NJ Propane Gas Association points out omissions in Energy Master Plan

August 25, 2022

The New Jersey Propane Gas Association recently issued a press release, calling for "an overdue discussion of looming consumer costs anticipated from New Jersey's Energy Master Plan (EMP)." A study by Brattle Group, accepted by the …

ASHRAE to offer HVAC humidity control two-part course

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) is offering a two-part course called "Humidity Control I & II: Tips for HVAC Design and Practical Solutions to Existing Problems." Part I will be …

Dead River Co. acquires Bay State Fuel Oil

August 24, 2022

South Portland, ME-based home heating provider Dead River Co., LLC, has acquired the distillates and HVAC service business of Bay State Fuel Oil, West Springfield, MA. The transaction closed on Aug. 10. Founded in 1962 by …

NEFI reveals plans for Industry Summit IV at the HEAT Show

August 23, 2022

The National Energy & Fuels Institute (NEFI) has announced that the fourth annual liquid heating fuel Industry Summit will be held Sept. 29, during the third day of the HEAT Show at the Rhode Island …

Grant helps Stout Heating & Air move location, create new jobs

August 22, 2022

The North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) recently approved a grant involving the relocation of HVAC installation and repair company Stout Heating & Air, Inc., to the City of Salisbury in Rowan County, NC. The …

Air Pros USA buys Louisiana HVAC company

Hollywood, FL-based Air Pros USA has purchased Dream Team Heating and Air, a family-owned HVAC company that has been serving the Baton Rouge area for decades. Dream Team Heating and Air will benefit from full …

Bell & Gossett updates online hydronic system design tool

August 17, 2022

Bell & Gossett, a Xylem brand, recently integrated ESP-Thermal into its ESP-Systemwize selection tool. Launched in 2017, ESP-Systemwize allows HVAC and plumbing system designers the ability to choose all system components within a single integrated …

NEFI provides update on “Inflation Reduction Act” and its implications

August 16, 2022

The National Energy & Fuels Institute's (NEFI) President & CEO Sean Cota provided a "critical" updated on the "Inflation Reduction Act," which was passed by the House of Representatives on August 12. It included many …

New online tool helps HVAC dealers with new standards

Seattle-based Business Development Resources (BDR) has launched an online resource to help HVACR dealers work together to ensure they are properly equipped for new 2023 efficiency standards. BDR's Equipment Exchange allows individual dealers to connect online …

Percheron Capital buys majority stake in McWilliams & Son

August 15, 2022

Private equity firm Percheron Capital has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in McWilliams & Son, a residential HVAC and plumbing services platform based in Lufkin, TX. Following the transaction, McWilliams' CEO Trey …