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Energy efficiency of HVAC equipment suffers due to poor installation
According to a NIST research report, the benefits of improved energy efficiency ratings can go for naught if the refrigerating equipment is not installed properly.
The push for more efficient air conditioners and heat pumps aims to trim the 30 % share of residential electrical energy use devoted to cooling and heating in the USA. But the benefits of improved energy efficiency ratings can go for naught if the equipment is not installed properly, as verified in ...