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Efficient Air-Conditioning Beams Heat Into Space

Air-conditioners work hard in hot weather, hogging energy. With a warming climate and more people across the world cranking up ACs, more efficient cooling systems are going to become critical to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions.  Stanford researchers have developed a cooling system that could cut the energy used by conventional building air-conditioning systems by over 20 percent in the middle of summer. The Stanford team’s passive cooling system chills water by a few degrees...

This Kenmore smart air conditioner is more than 50% off right now

This Kenmore smart air conditioner is more than 50% off right now (Photo: Kenmore)— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.Fall is here, but the weather's still warmer than usual across the country. If you're sick of the heat, or you just want to be...

Air Conditioning Unit Works Without Electricity, Only Air And Water

Ant Studio created a unique air conditioner that uses evaporation coolingIt takes a lot more effort to cool down than it does to heat up. A person can layer themselves in large amounts of clothes or blankets, but cooling down may not happen, not matter how little clothing someone wears. Relying on techniques perfected by the anciets, Monish Siripurapu, founder of architectural firm Ant Studio, developed an air conditioning unit made from clay that only uses wind and water to cool a room.This...

ASAP AIR Air Conditioning and Heating Offers Effective Air Conditioner Repair Solutions in Houston

ASAP AIR Air Conditioning and Heating, a leading air conditioning contractor, is now providing efficient solutions towards air conditioner repair and maintenance in Houston, Texas. Press Release- updated: Oct 11, 2017 14:00 EDT Houston, TX, October 11, 2017 (Newswire.com) - ​​Located in Houston Heights, ASAP AIR Air Conditioning and Heating is a provider of air conditioner installation, repair, and replacement solutions. The air conditioning contractor...