ERVs tackle heat and humidity challenges
Energy recovery and heat recovery ventilators are taking their place in the high performance building tool kit to manage moisture and comfort in high performance buildings.
At the 2016 AHR Expo, Solveig Brandvold, sales manager and applications engineer for dpoint technologies, reviewed the growth of the ERV market and the company's role in that market.
dPoint Technologies Inc., based in Vancouver, develops and manufactures polymer membranes for enthalpy recovery systems.
The membrane is the centerpiece of systems that transfer both heat and humidity, thereby significantly increasing both the comfort and energy efficiency of buildings.
Read more about energy recovery ventilators.
Companies: Zehnder America
The owner needed solar panels that could stand up to New England winters.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville uses whole-home water filtration to provide fresh water to every fixture and appliance.
Sponsored by: Environmental Water Systems
Self-cleaning technology, automation remove contaminants, extend life of HVAC units
Lux's Kono technology automatically adjusts for optimal comfort, savings
All unit components designed to be removed in less than 10 minutes
Aesthetics only part of appeal of Johnson Controls' newest product
Solution design focuses on positive up-front, back-end financial impact
Samsung anticipates technology to be game-changer
Technology gives HVAC units 'mind of its own'
Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten
The system provides 100 percent heating capacity down to -5 degrees Fahrenheit, for customers in the colder climates of North America.
Though the floor plan is compact, homeowners of the Saltbox won't have to sacrifice having friends over or entertaining.
Diverse housing stock will play an important role in the neighborhood revitalization strategy.