Lennox Home Energy Report Card Survey Finds Homeowners School Themselves In Energy Efficiency and Average A “B” In Energy Savings 101

The annual Lennox Home Energy Report Card survey found the majority of homeowners are attempting to conserve energy, but many are still looking to receive higher marks. The research commissioned by Lennox Industries, a leading manufacturer of heating and cooling equipment, and conducted by GfK Roper, found that 98 percent of homeowners are trying to conserve energy in some fashion, to either help save money and/or protect the environment. In fact, 39 percent of homeowners said they are willing to walk around in their undergarments rather than spend additional money to cool their home during the summer.

Goodman Celebrates 30th Anniversary

True to his vision, Harold V. Goodman took a no-frills approach to building his brand, pumping money into manufacturing and dealer support instead of fancy offices
and national advertising.

Carrier Celebrates Anniversary of Modern Air Conditioning and Legacy of Innovation

The sweltering summer heat that threatens to bring everything to a standstill each year doesn’t, thanks to a 1902 innovation that changed the way the world lives, works and plays. Designed to solve a production problem at a Brooklyn print shop, Dr. Willis H. Carrier’s July 17 invention launched an industry that continues to pioneer advanced comfort solutions. Carrier, the world’s leader in high technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).

TRANE partners with St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital

LAS VEGAS (Feb. 4, 2014) -Trane, a leading global provider of home comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), announced today a strategic partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® as a national sponsor of the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway. Through the partnership Trane will donate heating and cooling products for nearly 30 custom-built homes that will be given away throughout the year through local raffle drawings. The funds raised will help support the hospital’s lifesaving mission of finding cures and saving lives of kids battling cancer and other deadly diseases.