PulteGroup and Georgia Power Partner for First Smart Neighborhood in Atlanta

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) and Georgia Power announced today a new partnership to develop Atlanta’s first Smart NeighborhoodTM at Pulte’s Altus at the Quarter development. The new, state-of-the art Pulte Homes community is located in Atlanta’s Upper West Side, one of the city’s most vibrant and popular areas. Each technology-enhanced home in the Georgia Power Smart Neighborhood will be served by Georgia Power with power supplemented by individual rooftop solar installations and in-home battery energy storage. Read More

Twenty-Seven Programs Granted Programmatic Accreditation

HVAC Excellence is pleased to announce that twenty-seven Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration “HVACR” programs were granted programmatic accreditation in 2017. Knowing that the HVACR industry is one of the fastest growing career opportunities in the United States (offering careers that cannot be exported or automated), these 27 schools wanted to ensure that their HVACR programs had the resources to produce graduates with the retained knowledge necessary for success in this growing field. To… Read More

Inside Notes: Are You On the Dark Web?

It seems that there is light and dark in the world, everywhere we look. The same is true in the “Information Age” we are now living in. We jump on our computers, laptops, tablets and cellphones without even thinking about it anymore. Presto Chango and we have the information of the world at our fingertips. Georgia Director, Curtis Parrott There are two World Wide Webs in the world. There’s the normal or surface web most… Read More

Bristol Compressors and DHX Electric Machines Partner to Develop Next Gen HVAC/R Compressor Motors

Bristol Compressors International, LLC and DHX Electric Machines, Inc. today announced an exclusive global strategic partnership to develop Next Gen HVAC/R compressor technology leveraged by ultra-high torque density electric motors with patented micro-feature enhanced “Direct Winding Heat Exchanger” DwHX™ cooling system. Through this partnership, Bristol and DHX will develop and deliver the most cost effective high efficiency compressors and systems in the industry. DwHX™ is the future of HVAC/R compressor motor technology. The DwHX™ cooling system… Read More