Programmable thermostats are a helpful money-saving tool you can use to lower your home heating and cooling costs and make wiser, more efficient use of energy. In essence, they allow you to set a schedule that will automatically turn your HVAC system on and off at specific times throughout the day, and they’re most often used in situations when people are out of the house for extended periods but return home at roughly the same time each day.
TORONTO, Ontario, February 17, 2011: ecobee, the award-winning green technology company, today expanded its mobile offerings with the release of a free Android app for the ecobee Smart Thermostat. Downloadable from the Android Market, the ecobee Android app will allow customers to control their ecobee Smart Thermostats anytime, anywhere from the convenience of their Android devices.
SPP's new SplitCool DC-18 solar air conditioner has received its CE approval and now bears the TUV CE mark. The SplitCool DC-18 is a 48 volt DC high-efficiency split system heat pump rated at 18,000 BTU (1.5 ton) and is designed to operate directly from PV solar panels and batteries. The DC-18 solar air conditioner is 100 percent DC powered and uses no inverter.Solar Panels Plus (SPP) announces that the SplitCool DC-18 solar air conditioner has passed its TUV product safety testing and now carries the CE mark.