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Tom Soukup

Taco introduces new NextGen Zone Controls

February 23, 2024

Taco Comfort Solutions has enhanced its complete line of switching relays and zone valve controls with features and styling requested by installers. The product line now encompasses switching relays, zone valve controls, priority zoning for circulators and pumps or fan controls.  Taco’s NextGen Zone Controls offer: Simple wiring and grounding Priority protection, post-surge, pump exercise […]

Weil-McLain unveils new Advantage contractor loyalty program

February 22, 2024

Weil-McLain, a provider of high-efficiency commercial and residential hydronic comfort heating solutions, is launching a new customer growth and loyalty program—The Weil-McLain Advantage.  The Advantage program presents a diverse range of exclusive benefits, empowering contractors to elevate their business operations and bolster financial success. It comprises three distinct loyalty tiers—Authorized, Pro and Elite—each reflecting varying […]

Taco offers pressure boosting solution

February 21, 2024

Taco Comfort Solutions’ new and improved fully integrated domestic water booster systems provide pressure-boosting solutions for multi-residential and commercial building applications. Each system comes with a range of features and benefits exclusive to Taco, including an integral controller in every drive, electrical mechanical disconnect and grooved pipe coupling system for easy maintenance and reconfiguration. Available […]

Ashley Campbell joins Warm Thoughts

February 20, 2024

Warm Thoughts Communications has hired Ashley Campbell as Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States. Having been in digital marketing her entire career, Campbell is well versed in the consumer buying cycle and is committed to cultivating strong partnerships in the fuel marketer industry. She is a proud New Englander who started in […]

Griffin Sharp joins Cetane Associates

February 19, 2024

Griffin Sharp has joined Cetane Associates as the financial advisory firm’s Director. He has more than 13 years of experience in valuation, contract analysis, negotiation and acquisitions. During his career, he has held senior-level positions in business development and transactions across multiple industries. Prior to joining Cetane Associates, Sharp served as Director of Corporate Development […]

Women In Energy to host customer retention webinar on 2/21

February 16, 2024

Women In Energy will host a webinar on Wed. February 21, on the topic “How Strong Company Culture Can Breed Customer Retention.” The webinar—which will be presented by Kristen Williams, Senior Sales Consultant at Boston Environmental, the parent company for Consumer Focus Marketing and P3 Propane Safety—will begin at 12:15 p.m. EST About the webinar: […]

Tim Tagman joins Riello North America

February 15, 2024

Tim Tagman has joined the team at Riello North America as Specialist, Outside Sales, in New England; his focus is on Riello’s 40 Series oil and gas burners.

Fujitsu selects R-32 as A2L refrigerant for split systems

February 14, 2024

Fujitsu General America, Inc. announced the development of various ducted and ductless residential, light-commercial and applied products utilizing R-32 refrigerant to reduce the environmental impact of its equipment and comply with the AIM (American Innovation and Manufacturing) Act. Fujitsu General has been distributing R-32 products worldwide for more than a decade, including its single-spit, multi-split […]

Pumping Away

February 12, 2024

Pumping Away: And Other Really Cool Piping Options for Hydronic Systems is the title of a book that Dan Holohan published 30 years ago. I can’t believe it has been that long since the book was first published. I think Pumping Away accomplished two important things. Holohan’s book educated the hydronics industry about why pump […]

B100 Heating is Here

Liquid fuel burners & boilers are ready for 100% renewable, low-carbon fuels Carbon reduction policy is now the norm for the Northeastern States. Renewable low-carbon and zero-carbon energy sources are being aggressively pursued. Among them, solar and wind seem to get the most publicity and both provide exceptionally clean energy. In the mix of clean-energy […]