NATE CORNER | Top 10 Testing Locations for September 14 - October 31, 2012
|1. International Ground Source Heat Pump Association, Stillwater, OK||95|
|2. HVAC Learning Solutions, Richardson, TX||83|
|3. Interactive College of Technology, Chamblee, GA||81|
|4. Mingledorff's Inc., Norcross, GA||51|
|5. Carrier Florida, Orlando, FL||46|
|6. TesTrac.com, Ltd., Burnsville, MN||45|
|7. Fortis College, Indianapolis, IN||42|
|8. SMW 41 41/JATCPR, Toa Baja, PR||37|
|9. Indiana Supply, Fort Wayne, IN||33|
|10. Ultimate Technical Academy, LLC, North Little Rock, AR||31|
For more information about sponsoring NATE testing, contact Dana Anaman at 703/276-7247 or [email protected].
NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN SEPTEMBER 2012
Privately owned housing units were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 894,000.
This is 11.6 percent (± 1.1%) above the revised August rate of 801,000 and is 45.1 percent (± 1.8%) above the September 2011 estimate of 616,000.
Privately owned housing starts were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 872,000.
This is 15.0 percent (±12.1%) above the revised August estimate of 758,000 and is 34.8 percent (±18.2%) above the September 2011 rate of 647,000.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau News/HUD
HEATING AND COOLING EQUIPMENT SHIPMENT REPORT
|July 2012||Percent Change From July 2011||July 2011|
|Central Air Conditioners and Air-Source Heat Pumps||626,951||13%||554,657|
|Central Air Conditioners||466,312||14.5%||407,089|
|Air-Source Heat Pumps||160,639||8.9%||147,568|
|Residential Electric Storage Water Heaters||257,290||6.4%||241,804|
|Residential Gas Storage Water Heaters||260,065||11.6%||233,120|
|Commercial Electric Storage Water Heaters||5,256||26.4%||4,158|
|Commercial Gas Storage Water Heaters||4,892||-1.0%||4,943|
|Gas Warm-Air Furnaces||173,259||15.4%||150,193|
|Oil Warm-Air Furnaces||1,789||-27.5%||2,467|
Source: July 2012 Heating and Cooling Equipment Shipment, AHRI.