Considering alternatives, is air-conditioning necessary?

Considering alternatives, is air-conditioning necessary?

A blog post by Eric Laurentius Peterson, PhD, Visiting Research Fellow (Bioclimatic Design) at the University of Leeds, Professional Engineer ...
Plant trees to beat the heat

Plant trees to beat the heat

It is getting closer. This week the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has sounded an unequivocal warning saying that there is ...
New Initiative Seeks To Advance Women In Cooling

New Initiative Seeks To Advance Women In Cooling

The international coalition aims to promote career opportunities for women in HVACR Numerous international organizations have launched an initiative to ...
A guaranteed privilege: Scorching heat might lead the world to include AC as a human right

A guaranteed privilege: Scorching heat might lead the world to include AC as a human right

9 million air conditioning units are expected to be sold in India in 2022, but that is only a fraction ...
India tries to adapt to extreme heat but is paying a heavy price

India tries to adapt to extreme heat but is paying a heavy price

Summer hasn’t arrived yet, but early heat waves have brought the country to a standstill NEW DELHI — Vigyan Shukla, ...
California Releases Extreme Heat Action Plan to Protect Communities from Rising Temperatures

California Releases Extreme Heat Action Plan to Protect Communities from Rising Temperatures

Plan outlines strategic, all-of-government approach to building resilience to extreme heat and mitigating its health, economic, ecological and social impacts Governor ...
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