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air conditioner

[′er ‚kən′dish·ən·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A mechanism primarily for comfort cooling that lowers the temperature and reduces the humidity of air in buildings.

air conditioner

A device for providing air conditioning.
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Several hundred workers employed by three window air-conditioner manufacturers of the country may lose their jobs because of an increased influx of the low-cost Chinese slit units that have almost wiped out the demand for the former.
In general, the air-conditioner system of Behr employs the compressor produced by Sanden.
The high consumption of energy in Qatar has forced the government to put stringent regulations on air-conditioner manufacturers to manufacture energy-efficient units with minimum three stars rating feature.
The rest of the money would go into other energy-efficiency programs to provide incentives for removal and recycling of operating second refrigerators; refrigerator and room air-conditioner replacement; replacement of inefficient pool pumps; and increased incentives for a variety of programs to benefit small businesses.
Dubai -- Gree air conditioners distributed by NIA Limited has launched the world's first solar VRF air-conditioners in the UAE.
By Pratap John/Chief Business Reporter In what is seen as a major step forward towards achieving a low-carbon economy, Qatar is likely to make "energy-efficiency labelling" mandatory for different types of air-conditioners later this year.
Product Overview & Segmentation II-6 Conceptual Definition II-6 Controlling Temperature & Humidity Likewise II-6 Heating Systems II-6 Cooling Systems II-6 Ventilation II-6 Humidity Control II-6 Components of an Air Conditioning System II-6 Stages in Air Conditioning II-7 Segmentation Bases II-7 Segmentation Based on Equipment Type II-7 Room Air Conditioners II-7 Packaged Air Conditioners II-8 Central Air Conditioners II-8 Packaged Central Air Conditioners II-8 Split Air Conditioners II-8 Mini-Split Air-Conditioners II-8 Ductless Air Conditioning Systems II-9 Terminal Air Conditioning Systems II-9 Parts & Accessories II-9 Chillers II-9 Compressors - Nucleus of Conditioners II-9
Today, it is one of the Middle East's leading manufacturers of air-conditioning systems and service solutions offering a comprehensive line of air-conditioners ranging from room air-conditioners to centrifugal chillers for residential, commercial and industrial applications.
As a comprehensive air-conditioning and refrigeration company, the joint venture will have the ability to supply a broad range of products from commercial-use air-conditioners to large central air conditioning systems.