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Dangers of Car Air Conditioning

Dangers of Car Air Conditioning Car Air Conditioning includes F-gases which are a potential danger to the environment. These air conditioning units can be found also in buses and trucks and are designed to cool the vehicle for the comfort of the passengers on board. An example of an F-gas is the gas type R134a […]

What is an Air Conditioning Service?

An air conditioner is a very tough piece of equipment. It is engineered to withstand all sorts of abuse and keep on running. This is great in most respects, but it can lead to complacency about maintenance. Like a car, air conditioners need regular services and maintenance to run properly. Without regular maintenance an air […]

Free R22 Replacement Survey for your Building

R22 Phase Out Now Critical – Free R22 Replacement Survey for your Building It has been known that R22 will be phased out and Aherne Air Conditioning have been commenting on this for some time. We advised our customers that it was not necessary to change perfectly good systems as they could still be serviced […]

Panasonic’s Remote Controls Specially for Hotel Air Conditioning

Nº1 for hotel Air Conditioning Remote Controls From this remote control you can operate the lighting, card contact, motion detector, window contact and the air conditioning are controlled.   Energy saving functions included on the device Turns Off air conditioning and lighting when room is unoccupied Disables air conditioning when window is open Maximum/minimum set […]

Panasonic Combines Savings, Satisfaction and Simplicity with New RE Air Conditioning System

Panasonic Combines Savings, Satisfaction and Simplicity with New RE Air Conditioning System Panasonic has introduced its latest wall mounted RE Inverter model to the market. With an outstanding energy ranking of A++, savings in annual energy consumption are guaranteed. This, along with easy installation, maintenance, and optimum health and comfort features, makes Panasonic’s Etherea RE […]

R22 Phase Out Now Critical

R22 Phase Out Now Critical It has been known that R22 will be phased out and Aherne Air Conditioning have been commenting on this for some time. We advised our customers that it was not necessary to change perfectly good systems as they could still be serviced and repaired using R22 thereby extending the working […]

Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Ireland and Global Warming

Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Ireland and Global Warming

As we continue our series on the effects of refrigeration on the environment, it is wise to give an overview of Global Warming or Greenhouse effect. The Sun’s rays travel through space (which is a vacuum) more or less uninterrupted (except for hitting a few other particles). They have energy in the form of heat […]

Air Conditioning and the F Gas Regulations in Ireland

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)   is responsible for Quantifying Ireland’s emissions of greenhouse gases in the context of our Kyoto commitments and in complying  with regulations controlling fluorinated greenhouse gases and ozone depleting substances.  The EC F-gas and ODS Regulations are European Regulations that are directly in force in all EU Member States. They came about […]