Daikin has announced the
launch of the latest addition
to its leading Altherma range of air
source heat pumps: the ‘best-inclass’
Daikin Altherma 3 H HT. The
company said that consumers will
appreciate the unit’s high performance,
low sound level and unique
Leading sustainable building product supplier Partel has a launched a new 100% recycled thermal break product. ALMA THERM is a hi-performance panel for structural insulation, and meets the highest technical and ecological standard for reducing thermal bridges, according to the company.
The idea that mechanical ventilation
with heat recovery (MVHR)
systems are designed to provide
heating or cooling remains a common
misconception about the technology,
according to leading supplier CVC
The outgoing Fine Gael government devised an off balance sheet scheme to deliver social housing, but will it deliver value for money? Mel Reynolds crunches the numbers and finds the scheme may almost double the cost compared to a direct build – with no asset left once the lease ends.