Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning News

Air conditioner may have caused spread of coronavirus to three families at China restaurant, finds study
World

Air conditioner may have caused spread of coronavirus to three families at China restaurant, finds study

A study in China has suggested that the deadly coronavirus may have spread among people at a restaurant due to its air conditioning.

Urban poor face the brunt of climate change even if they don't contribute to it
World

Urban poor face the brunt of climate change even if they don't contribute to it

For children, older residents and people coping with chronic diseases, air conditioning is the answer.

Termite nests show us how to keep buildings cool in a climate change reality
science

Termite nests show us how to keep buildings cool in a climate change reality

Pores large and small on the walls help keep the mound ventilation & its temperature regulated.

Hotter weather threatens productivity of Indian workers, says study; temperature rise also increases absenteeism
India

Hotter weather threatens productivity of Indian workers, says study; temperature rise also increases absenteeism

For every 1 degree Celsius increase in temperature above 27 degree Celsius on a hot day in India, productivity of workers declines by as much as 4 percent.

People can’t think straight without air conditioning during heat waves: Study
science

People can’t think straight without air conditioning during heat waves: Study

Students without AC in a heat wave showed higher reaction times and a reduced memory capacity.

Eight senior citizens killed in Florida nursing home after Hurricane Irma causes air conditioning breakdown
World

Eight senior citizens killed in Florida nursing home after Hurricane Irma causes air conditioning breakdown

Eight patients at a sweltering nursing home died after Hurricane Irma knocked out the air conditioning.

Air India flight takes off with faulty ACs; flyers' complaints go unheard even after flight lands
India

Air India flight takes off with faulty ACs; flyers' complaints go unheard even after flight lands

The air conditioning system of a Delhi-bound Air India flight from Bagdogra Sunday malfunctioned, leading to protests from the passengers

BharatBenz welcomes government's push for mandatory AC on trucks
Auto

BharatBenz welcomes government's push for mandatory AC on trucks

The centre has decided to make AC mandatory in the driver’s cabin of trucks from April 2017

It's confirmed: This is why women freeze in office air-conditioning
Life

It's confirmed: This is why women freeze in office air-conditioning

Many women have thought it for years but now scientists have confirmed females are at risk of being over-chilled by office air-conditioning.

SME Strategy For Setting Up A Datacentre
Biztech

SME Strategy For Setting Up A Datacentre

Basant Shroff , Associate Director - Ernst & Young details the process that SMEs can follow to set up a datacentre site.