News and Events

The following articles are current News and Events from Mitsubishi Electric.

H2i MSZ-FH Model, Full Plane Passive House Case Study Featured in BUILDER

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in a July 14, 2014 online article of BUILDER. The H2i MSZ-FH Model, featured in the article titled "Go Ductless," is highlighted for its record efficiency rating. The article also features the Full Plane Passive House case study and discusses how the Mitsubishi Electric ductless system filled its need for an HVAC system that could run efficiently at low speeds while meeting Passive House requirements.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Doan Classroom Apartments Case Study Featured in Retrofit

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric's Doan Classroom Apartments case study was featured in the July/August issue of Retrofit magazine. The article, titled "From Classrooms To Living Space," highlights the transformation of the 1904 school building into a comfortable living space for seniors. A section of the article is dedicated to cooling and heating, describing the VRF zoning system's precise individual comfort control and simultaneous cooling and heating capabilities.

Mitsubishi Electric’s H2i MSZ-FH Model Featured in Green Homebuilder

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the May/June edition of Green Homebuilder. The H2i MSZ-FH models were featured in the "Green News" section, in a blurb titled, "Slash Energy Costs, Boost Comfort Control." It highlights the product line as the most energy-efficient cooling and heating system available, with the highest efficiency rating in the market.

Towson City Center Case Study Featured in Contracting Business

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - The Towson City Center case study was featured in the June issue of Contracting Business. The article, titled "Sick Building Cured with VRF Makeover," in the section "Field Notes on Commercial VRF," discusses the renovation of Towson City Center in detail. The piece describes how Mitsubishi Electric's VRF zoning systems were able to work with the office building's low deck height and ultimately contributed to LEED® Silver certification.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Mark Kuntz Featured in Contracting Business Executive Roundtable

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the June issue of Contracting Business. Commentary from Mark Kuntz was included in the publication's "2014 Executive Roundtable," an annual discussion with leaders in the HVAC industry. The discussion includes topics such as legislative changes, technological advances, manpower shortages and the economy.

Vail EarthCraft Platinum House Case Study Featured in ACH&R News

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - The Vail EarthCraft Platinum House case study was featured in the June 23 issue of ACH&R News. The article, titled "Many HVAC Options for High-End Projects," discusses the Vail EarthCraft Platinum House project, where a Mitsubishi Electric ductless system helped the home achieve energy efficiency and sustainability levels needed to meet EarthCraft standards.

Chandler City Hall Case Study Featured in Building Operating Management

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2014 - The Chandler City Hall case study was featured in the June issue of Building Operating Management. The article, titled "High Style and Performance Combine At City Hall" discusses the institutional building's need for a high-performance HVAC system and its selection of a Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system as an energy-efficient solution.

Mitsubishi Electric Commentary on Data Centers Featured in ACH&R News

SUWANEE, Ga. – June 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in an article on the cooling of data centers in the June 16 edition of ACH&R News. The article, titled “Air Handlers Tapped to Fulfill Data Center Cooling Needs,” discusses the evolving and increasing market of data center cooling. Mike Smith offers commentary on the importance of proper cooling for these applications and how VRF zoning systems are an ideal solution due to factors such as energy efficiency and installation flexibility.

Jet Towel Mini Awarded BUILDINGS’ Money-Saving Products Award

SUWANEE, Ga. – June 2014 - The Jet Towel Mini was awarded BUILDINGS’ 2014 Money-Saving Products Award in the Restroom Retrofits category. Award winners are featured in the June 2014 issue, as well as the publication’s online Product Database. The purpose of the award is to highlight budget-friendly solutions that simplify the job for facilities managers.

H2i R2-Series Awarded appliance DESIGN’s Excellence in Design Bronze

SUWANEE, Ga. – June 2014 - The H2i R2-Series was awarded appliance DESIGN’s Excellence in Design Bronze Award in the HVAC category. All award winners are featured in the June 2014 issue of appliance DESIGN. The entries were judged by an independent panel of design experts based on criteria such as aesthetics, human factors, innovation and technical merits.

Mitsubishi Electric Featured in Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the June 8, 2014, issue of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the second largest daily newspaper in the Pittsburgh metro area. The article, titled "Ductless Wonder - Air Conditioning Systems Gain in Popularity, Sales," discusses the rise of ductless cooling and heating systems in the U.S. market. The article features commentary from Mitsubishi Electric's Mike Smith and focuses on the history and continued growth of ductless technology in the U.S., which is projected to account for 30 percent of all residential cooling and heating sales by 2020.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Towson City Center Case Study Featured in Engineered Systems

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric's Towson City Center case study was featured in the June 2014 issue of Engineered Systems. The article, titled "Vacant High-rise Finds New Life with LEED Design," discusses the renovation of Towson City Center at length. The article focuses on how Mitsubishi Electric's VRF zoning system met many of the outdated building's strict requirements and also helped to earn 11 energy points toward LEED® Silver certification.

Mitsubishi Electric’s H2i MSZ-FH Model Featured in Residential Building Products and Technology

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2014 - Residential Building Products and Technology featured the H2i MSZ-FH model on its website. The article, titled "Introducing the 30.5 SEER Ductless Mini-Split HVAC Unit," describes the H2i MSZ-FH model in great detail, including its quiet operation and 100 percent heating capacity at 5 degrees Fahrenheit.

Mitsubishi Electric Commentary in Zoning Article Featured in ACH&R News

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the May 19 issue of ACH&R News. The article, titled "Knowledge is Power in HVAC Zoning," discusses how manufacturers are taking the initiative to make zoning systems a more attractive option for contractors, and includes commentary from Mike Smith on Mitsubishi Electric ductless zoning systems.

Mitsubishi Electric’s H2i P-Series Featured in Indoor Comfort News

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2014 - Indoor Comfort News featured the H2i P-Series in its May issue. The section, titled "Motors and Drives, Heat Pumps & Geothermal Products," mentions the H2i P-Series in detail, describing qualities such as its multiple fans speeds, dry mode and superior performance with improved heating capacity at low ambient conditions.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Pamela Androff Bylined Article Featured in FacilityCare

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2014 - FacilityCare featured a bylined article by Mitsubishi Electric's Pamela Androff on its website and May 8 e-newsletter. The article, titled “Is VRF Zoning Right For Your Building?,” positions VRF zoning technology as a flexible, energy-efficient method of providing precise comfort control in commercial buildings such as healthcare facilities.

Contracting Business Featured Mitsubishi Electric’s New H2i Products

SUWANEE, Ga., - May 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric's new H2i products (the H2i R2-Series and the H2i MSZ-FH model) were featured twice in the April issue of Contracting Business. The H2i R2-Series was featured in the section titled, "Editor's Notebook: Tech Update." The blurb discusses the H2i R2-Series' ability to simultaneously cool and heat down to minus 4 degrees Fahrenheit, and also includes an image of the product. The H2i MSZ-FH Model was featured in the "2014 Guide to High Efficiency Air Conditioning." This listing highlights several product details such as its compressor type and efficiency rating, and also includes an image of the product.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Towson City Center Case Study Featured in HPAC Engineering

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2014 – HPAC Engineering featured Mitsubishi Electric’s Towson City Center case study and interview videos in an online article published April 2, 2014. The case study will also run in the April print issue. The article, “Variable-Refrigerant Zoning Remedy for Long-Dormant Sick Building,” positions Mitsubishi Electric as the VRF brand of choice and includes several key commercial messages, particularly design flexibility and ease of installation.

Mitsubshi Electric’s LeyVa Middle School Case Study Featured in Net Zero Buildings

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2014 - Net Zero Buildings featured Mitsubishi Electric's LeyVa Middle School, San Jose, Calif., case study in its March 2014 issue. The article, "Waste Not, Want More," features the case study customized for the publication's audience, and describes how Mitsubishi Electric's VRF zoning system optimized energy savings with its superior zone control.

ASHRAE Journal Features Mitsubishi Electric’s H2i R2-Series and H2i M-Series in March 2014 Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2014 - ASHRAE Journal featured the H2i R2-Series and the H2i M-Series in its March 2014 issue in the "News Conferences" section of its AHR Expo recap. The news conference recap mentions several key messages for the H2i Family launch including heating capacity and simultaneous cooling and heating at low ambient temperatures.

Business Energy Featured Two Mitsubishi Electric Case Studies and Commentary

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2014 - Business Energy features two Mitsubishi Electric case studies and commentary in the upcoming March/April 2014 issue. The article, "Savings in Buildings in All Kinds of Weather," discusses the evolution of integrated building design and its impact on the HVAC and building control industry. The article not only features an in-depth look at the Strawberry Mansion case study, but it also mentions the Chandler City Hall case study.

Mitsubishi Electric VRF Zoning System Named RSES Journal Readers’ Choice Winner

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2014 - RSES Journal named Mitsubishi Electric's VRF zoning system a Readers' Choice Winner in its March 2014 issue. The winners were chosen based on reader interest.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Y-Series Named 2014 Top Product by Building Operating Management

SUWANEE, Ga. - February 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric's Y-Series is the recipient of a Building Operating Management 2014 Top Products Award. Featured in the February issue, winners were selected by the publication's readership of facility managers and executives as the products they considered the most useful and innovative. This is the fourth time Mitsubishi Electric has received this award. Last year, the PAR-30 Controller made the list as a 2013 Top Product. Mitsubishi Electric products were also named as winners in 2009 and 2010.

Article Bylined by Mitsubishi Electric’s Pam Androff Featured in Home Energy

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2014 - Home Energy magazine featured the article bylined by Mitsubishi Electric's Pam Androff on the Union Mill case study in its January/February issue. The article not only highlights the unique energy and space saving attributes of VRF zoning technology in the Union Mill case study, but it also clearly positions Mitsubishi Electric as a thought leader in energy-efficient HVAC technology and tenant billing software. The story also includes links to the Mitsubishi Electric blog and case studies microsite.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Jet Towel Featured in Health Facilities Management

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2014 - Health Facilities Management featured Mitsubishi Electric's Jet Towel in the "Solutions: On Our Radar" section of its December issue. The product blurb highlights the dryer's two air jets and ability to dry hands in 10 seconds, and it identifies the Jet Towel as 30 percent more efficient than any dryer in its class. A full product photo is included along with a link to the Mitsubishi Electric website.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Case Studies and Commentary Featured in BUILDINGS January Cover Story

SUWANEE, Ga. – January 2014 - BUILDINGS featured Mitsubishi Electric throughout its January 2014 cover story, “Vaunting VRF: An Energy Slashing System Is on the Rise.” The article traces the history of VRF zoning systems and discusses all major product benefits. Mitsubishi Electric’s Mike Smith is quoted throughout the article, speaking to the system’s energy efficiency, space saving attributes and return on investment. Mitsubishi Electric’s Strawberry Mansion and Chandler City Hall case studies are also included in the feature story, as well as a building schematic provided by Mitsubishi Electric.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Jet Towel Featured in Eco-Structure

SUWANEE, Ga. – December 2013 - Eco-Structure – a magazine of the American Institute of Architects – featured the Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel in its Winter 2013 issue. The product is the leading product mentioned in the “Products: Greenbuild” section. The blurb includes many product benefits including quiet operation, hand drying speed and updated motion sensors.

Mitsubishi Electric Commentary on Green Building, Greenbuild Preview Featured in ACH&R News

SUWANEE, Ga. - December 2013 - ACH&R News featured input from Mitsubishi Electric's Mike Smith on green building certification and green HVAC in the November 18 article, "Green on the Upswing for HVAC Market." The commentary focuses on educating HVAC contractors about the benefits of sustainable HVAC systems and on the general rise of green building. The issue also includes commentary from Mike Smith in the "Philadelphia Ready to Ring in Greenbuild 2013" preview article. The commentary features the R2-Series.

Mitsubishi Electric’s LeyVa Middle School Case Study Featured in HPAC Engineering

SUWANEE, Ga. - November 2013 - HPAC Engineering featured Mitsubishi Electric's LeyVa Middle School case study in its November issue. The article, "VRF Zoning Helps School District Achieve Energy- and Cost-Saving Goals," is a slightly abridged version of the case study that highlights how a Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system benefitted the school district. The article also discusses the decrease in energy consumption and energy costs that the school experienced thanks to the VRF zoning system.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Jet Towel Featured in Facility Maintenance Decisions

SUWANEE, Ga. - October 2013 - Facility Maintenance Decisions (formerly Maintenance Solutions) featured the Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel in its October issue. The product is included in the feature "Restroom Spotlight: Dispensing Hygiene," which discusses touchless technology that will make restrooms healthier and help building managers curtail costs. The Jet Towel blurb mentions the product's speed, energy efficiency, low average cost of operation and National Sanitation Foundation standards.

Hydronics Commentary from Mitsubishi Electric Featured in ACH&R News

SUWANEE, Ga. - October 2013 - ACH&R News featured input from Mitsubishi Electric's Mike Smith on hydronic systems in the October 28 cover story, "Hydronics Propels Technology Forward." The commentary focuses on the demand for energy efficiency in commercial buildings and how integrating hydronic systems with VRF zoning technology helps to meet that need. The article also features the Hydronic Heat Exchanger.

Mitsubishi Electric’s R2-Series, S-Series Featured in ACH&R News Heating Showcase

SUWANEE, Ga. – October 2013 - ACH&R News featured Mitsubishi Electric’s R2-Series and S-Series in the 2013 Heating Showcase for new commercial products in the October 14 issue. Both showcase entries highlight the noise-reduction and serviceability features of the outdoor units. Also in the “Newsline” section of the issue, Mitsubishi Electric is recognized for its renewed sponsorship with the Passive House Alliance. The article includes a quote from Mitsubishi Electric’s vice president of marketing and engineered solutions, Mark Kuntz, about the importance of this partnership and the company’s position as the ductless market leader.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Jet Towel Featured in Medical Construction & Design

SUWANEE, Ga. – October 2013 - Medical Construction & Design featured the Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel in the “Green News – Products” section of its September/October issue. The product blurb touches on most of the Jet Towel’s key messages including energy efficiency, quiet operation and the trademark drain tank.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Commentary and Case Study Featured in Net Zero Buildings

SUWANEE, Ga. - October 2013 - Net Zero Buildings featured quotes from Mitsubishi Electric's Mike Smith and the History Colorado case study in the HVAC feature "New Kids on the Block" in the September issue. The article is a six-page spread on VRF zoning systems, introducing the technology to readers alongside case studies, data points and diagrams. While two competing manufacturers are also quoted in the article, Mitsubishi Electric is positioned as the clear thought leader. Mitsubishi Electric's History Colorado case study, including four photos, is also featured prominently in the coverage.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Commercial Controls Featured in Architect Magazine

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2013 - Architect Magazine featured Mitsubishi Electric's new commercial controls in a September 25 online article. The article "Hot Vents: Give Your Project an Energy-efficient Edge and an Element of High Design," discusses new HVAC products that blend energy efficiency and aesthetic appeal. The product blurb mentions that the controls help commercial building operators monitor VRF zoning systems from a single online portal. The mention includes a photo and a link to the Mitsubishi Electric website.

Mitsubishi Electric's Commercial Controls Commentary Featured in ACH&R News

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2013 - ACH&R News featured the new Mitsubishi Electric commercial controls in the September 23 issue. The article "High-End Thermostats, Controls Gain Traction," discusses trends in control technology and prominently features Mitsubishi Electric as the thought leader in the commercial segment. Mitsubishi Electric's Charles Miltiades is also quoted in the article. His quotes focus on how commercial controls are collecting, interpreting and using data from the building. The SmartME Zone Controller is highlighted for its ease of installation and use, as well as its ability to balance energy savings and comfort.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Pamela Androff’s Bylined Articles Featured in The Construction Specifier

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2013 - The Construction Specifier featured the "VRF Zoning Energy-efficiency Data - Five Questions Specifiers Should Ask" bylined article by Mitsubishi Electric's Pam Androff. The article appeared in the September issue.

Mitsubishi Electric’s M-Series Featured in Professional Remodeler in Top 101 Best New Products

SUWANEE, Ga. - August 2013 - Professional Remodeler recognized the MUZ-FE09 outdoor unit and MSZ-FE09 indoor unit as one of the "Top 101 Best New Products" of the year in its August issue. The system is one of six products identified in the "Mechanical and Electrical" category. The product blurb for the systems touches on several residential key messages, including ENERGY STAR® qualification, ability to automatically adjust temperature for complete comfort control and quiet operation.

Muscatine County Courthouse Case Study Featured in July/August Issue of Commercial Building Products

SUWANEE, Ga. - August 2013 - Commercial Building Products featured Mitsubishi Electric's Muscatine County Courthouse case study as its "HVAC Project" spotlight in the July/August issue. The article, titled "Judged To Be Efficient" and published in its entirety, mentions several benefits of the Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system and the Dedicated Outdoor Air System. The digital edition also includes a link where readers can download product information.

Turner Construction Case Study Featured in Engineered Systems

SUWANEE, Ga. - August 2013 - Engineered Systems featured Mitsubishi Electric's Turner Construction case study in its August issue. The publication printed the case study in its entirety in the "Case in Point" section with the title "VRF System Provides New Look, Efficiency to Construction Company Office." Mitsubishi Electric is also included in the August issue throughout the "Mechanical Products Sourcebook 2013" special section in both the "Product Listings" and "Supplier Listings."

Mitsubishi Electric Featured in Fine Homebuilding Ductless Article

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2013 - Fine Homebuilding featured Mitsubishi Electric in the "When Ductless Minisplits Make Sense" feature in the September issue. The six-page spread breaks down ductless technology into easily readable terms, including insightful charts and images (several were based on images Mitsubishi Electric provided). The article also hits nearly all of Mitsubishi Electric's key messages, including the technology's hyper-heating qualities, energy efficiency, space saving benefits and ease of installation in retrofits. Mitsubishi Electric is the only manufacturer featured in the article itself and is positioned as a leader in the product market, particularly in the area of low-temperature performance and long-term cost savings when compared to ducted systems.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Savery Hall Case Study Featured in College Planning & Management

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2013 - College Planning & Management featured the Savery Hall case study in its June issue. The article, "Energy Savings with Historic Overhaul" in the Case Histories section, highlights many benefits of Mitsubishi Electric's VRF zoning systems including INVERTER technology, simultaneous cooling and heating and quiet indoor units. The ability of VRF zoning systems to help preserve historic buildings due to small piping and wiring requirements is also emphasized.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Hotel Wilshire Case Study Featured in Indoor Comfort News

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2013 - Indoor Comfort News featured The Hotel Wilshire case study as the cover story of its July issue. The article, "In Their Comfort Zone…Miracle Mile Hotel Creates Comfort for Guests with VRF Zoning System," emphasizes the benefits of Mitsubishi Electric's VRF zoning systems for hotel applications, including energy efficiency, small footprint, individual comfort control and silent operation.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Mark Kuntz Featured in Contracting Business Executive Roundtable

SUWANEE, Ga. – July 2013 - Contracting Business featured Mark Kuntz’s commentary in the “2013 Executive Roundtable: Ingenuity Creates Opportunity” feature that brings together the HVACR industry’s leaders to discuss timely issues. His commentary focuses on educating contractors about Mitsubishi Electric’s new technologies and the importance of using licensed professionals to install ductless systems.

Mitsubishi Electric Featured Throughout the ACH&R News June 24 Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2013 - ACH&R News featured Mitsubishi Electric in three articles in its June 24 issue.

Mitsubishi Electric Commentary and VRF Zoning Systems Featured in AAHOA Lodging Business

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2013 - AAHOA (Asian American Hotel Owners Association) Lodging Business featured Mitsubishi Electric in its June issue. The feature, "Smaller Footprints, Improved Efficiencies," is included in the "New Technology Spotlight" section and highlights the benefits of VRF zoning technology for hotel applications.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Union Mill Case Study Featured in Environmental Design + Construction

SUWANEE, Ga. – June 2013 - Environmental Design + Construction (EDC) featured Mitsubishi Electric’s Union Mill case study in the digital and online editions of its June issue. The 4-page feature includes photography, product information and a detailed account of the project.

Commercial Building Products Names Mitsubishi Electric Updated VRF Zoning Systems as Editors’ Choice

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2013 - Commercial Building Products featured the Mitsubishi Electric Updated VRF zoning systems as its "Editors' Choice" product in the "HVAC & Plumbing" section of the June issue. The article highlights the systems' small footprint and improved heating startup.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Muscatine County Courthouse Case Study Featured in Maintenance Solutions

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2013 - Maintenance Solutions featured the Muscatine County Courthouse case study and updated VRF zoning systems in its May issue. The case study, titled "Hot Issues, Cool Solutions: Iowa Courthouse Relies on VRF System," mentions several benefits of the Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system and the Dedicated Outdoor Air System. The issue also includes a product blurb about the updated R2-Series and Y-Series units in the HVAC Products section.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Grand Opening Featured in JARN

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2013 - JARN featured Mitsubishi Electric's Grand Opening in the "News from the United States" section of its May issue. The article highlights the facility's various functions and discusses the growth of both Mitsubishi Electric and the overall ductless market in the U.S. The new facility is positioned as one of several recent Mitsubishi Electric investments in North America, including the production facility in Mexico.

Hotel Wilshire Case Study Featured in Retrofit Magazine

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2013 - Retrofit Magazine featured the Hotel Wilshire case study in its March/April issue. The Hotel Wilshire was one of four featured hospitality and entertainment case studies.

Mitsubishi Electric Featured in ACH&R News Industry Briefs, Newsline and Ductless Trends Articles

SUWANEE, Ga. - April 2013 - ACH&R News featured Mitsubishi Electric in both its April 22 and April 29 issues. Shuji Morisaki's hire as senior vice president, general manager was featured in the April 22 issue in the "Industry Briefs" column. In the April 29 issue, Mitsubishi Electric's Grand Opening was highlighted in the article "Mitsubishi Celebrates New HQ" in the "Newsline" section. The article includes quotes from Morisaki and Kenichiro Yamanishi and mentions the other facility expansions in Memphis, Pittsburgh and Mexico. Also in the April 29 issue, the article "Ductless Market Will Continue to Grow: Manufacturers Weigh In on Future of Ductless" features commentary from John Clements about the growing competition in the ductless market and the need for increased contractor support from manufacturers.

Muscatine County Courthouse Case Study Featured in Traditional Building

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2013 - Traditional Building featured Mitsubishi Electric’s Muscatine County Courthouse case study as the cover story of its April issue. The feature article titled “Historic Courthouse Goes Green” highlights the energy-efficient qualities of the HVAC renovation that also stayed true to the historic building’s original design.

Mitsubishi Electric Featured in ACH&R News Project File and Cooling Showcase

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2013 - The April 15 issue of ACH&R News featured Mitsubishi Electric in both its “Newsline” section and its “2013 Cooling Showcase.” The “Newsline” section featured Mitsubishi Electric’s product donation to HomeAid DC in the project file “Increasing Community Connections’ Comfort.” The project file includes a quote from John Clements as well as a photo of a Mitsubishi Electric outdoor unit installed at the project. The mention also highlights the M-Series’ energy-efficient operation. The 2013 Cooling Showcase featured Mitsubishi Electric’s M-Series single-zone, wall-mounted heat pump system. The product mention highlights the unit’s serviceability and noise-reduction features as well as the i-see Sensor and RedLINK capabilities.

History Colorado Case Study Featured in April Issue of Engineered Systems

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2013 - The April issue of Engineered Systems featured Mitsubishi Electric’s History Colorado case study in its April issue. The publication printed the case study “History Colorado protects museum data with VRF zoning system” verbatim and included it on the website.

Mitsubishi Electric VRF Zoning Systems Featured in Commercial Building Products

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2013 - Commercial Building Products featured VRF zoning outdoor units in the “HVAC & Plumbing” product highlights section of its March issue. The product blurb describes the benefits and characteristics of the updated R2-Series and Y-Series systems.

HPAC Engineering Features History Colorado Center Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. – February 2013 - HPAC Engineering featured Mitsubishi Electric’s History Colorado Center case study in its February issue. The article, “Variable-Refrigerant-Flow Zoning System Helps Protect Museum’s ‘Nerve Centers,’” describes how Mitsubishi Electric systems provided a low ambient cooling solution for the museum’s electrical rooms and data closets.

Medical Construction & Design Features Rush Hospital Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - February 2013 - Medical Construction & Design featured Mitsubishi Electric’s Rush Hospital case study in its January/February issue. The article, “Mitsubishi Electric provides individually zoned comfort at reduced costs for Mississippi hospital,” describes the VRF zoning system installation at Rush Hospital and outlines the system’s benefits for healthcare applications.

Engineered Systems Features Muscatine County Courthouse Byline

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2013 - The February issue of Engineered Systems featured a byline from engineer Vic Amoroso on the W-Series installation at the Muscatine County Courthouse. The article focuses on the selection of Mitsubishi Electric water-source VRF zoning systems for the courthouse and includes multiple images of the installation.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric in January 21, 2013 Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2013 - ACH&R News featured the Southwest BU Grand Opening in its January 21 issue. The opening of the BU office in Houston was highlighted on the issue's cover in the "HVAC Briefs" column.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric VRF Zoning Outdoor Units

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2013 - The January 14 issue of ACH&R News featured Mitsubishi Electric's updated VRF zoning outdoor units in its "What's New" product section. The new R2- and Y-Series were featured as the "Editor's Choice" product, and the article highlights the significant improvements made to the product lines.

Fine Homebuilding Features Mitsubishi Electric Residential Systems in February/March Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2013 - Fine Homebuilding featured Mitsubishi Electric residential systems in its February/March issue. The article, "Buttoned Up for a New Century," describes the challenges of meeting Passive House standards in historical renovations and profiles four New York home renovations that meet, or are expected to meet, Passive House standards.

Building Design + Construction Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Muscatine County Courthouse Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. – January 2013 - Building Design + Construction featured the Muscatine County Courthouse case study in its January issue. The case study was included in the issue’s “Products at Work” section and focuses on the building’s HVAC upgrades.

Air Conditioning Today Features Southwest Business Unit Grand Opening on Front Page

SUWANEE, Ga. – January 2013 - Air Conditioning Today featured Mitsubishi Electric’s Southwest Business Unit Grand Opening on the front page of its January edition. The article gives an overview of the new Business Unit, and includes an image of the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Harvey Mudd Case Study Featured in November/December Issue of School Construction News

SUWANEE, Ga. - December 2012 - The November/December issue of School Construction News featured the Harvey Mudd case study in the publication’s print and digital editions. The article, “Keeping Students Cool at Harvey Mudd College,” explains the reason for selecting a Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system for the project and summarizes the resulting benefits.

Mitsubishi Electric Wins 2012 Record Products Award from Architectural Record

SUWANEE, Ga. - December 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's RedLINK Wireless Controller for M-Series has been named the recipient of a 2012 Record Products Award from Architectural Record in the “Plumbing & HVAC” category. This award recognizes the most innovative and useful building products for architects, specifiers and designers. The award winners were featured in the December issue of the publication.

Mitsubishi Electric Wins 2013 Top Products Award from Building Operating Management

SUWANEE, Ga. - November 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's PAR-30MAAU Remote Controller has been named the recipient of a 2013 Top Products Award from Building Operating Management. The winning products were selected by the publication’s audience of facility managers and executives, who were asked to select their choices for top products that met the criteria of innovation and usefulness to facility managers. The award winners will be featured in the January 2013 issue of the publication.

Mitsubishi Electric Wins 2012 Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products

SUWANEE, Ga. – November 2012 – Mitsubishi Electric's R2-Series has been named the recipient of a 2012 Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products in the “HVAC, Ventilation & Air Conditioning” category. The awards were created to honor the products that exhibit design, functionality and performance beyond the standard.

Mitsubishi Electric H2i M-Series Featured in November Issue of Professional Remodeler

SUWANEE, Ga. - November 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s MSZ/MUZ-FE09 system was featured in the November issue of Professional Remodeler in the “HVAC” section of the publication’s product roundup. The article describes the system’s auto changeover function, energy efficiency and quiet operation.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric Throughout Nov. 19 Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - November 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured several times throughout the Nov. 19 issue of ACH&R News in the publication's print, digital and online editions.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric in November 12 Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - November 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the Nov. 12 issue of ACH&R News in the publication’s print, digital and online editions. The article, “Manufacturers Go Green at Greenbuild,” includes the company’s reasoning behind attending Greenbuild, details on the updated R2-Series and its fit at Greenbuild, and thoughts on trends in green building.

October Issue of remodeling Features Mitsubishi Electric RedLINK Wireless Controller

SUWANEE, Ga. – October 2012 - The October issue of remodeling features Mitsubishi Electric’s RedLINK wireless controller in the publication’s “Home Performance” section. The article, “Remote Comfort,” highlights the controller’s convenient wireless technology and describes its compatibility with the Portable Central Contoller and RedLINK Internet Gateway.

October Issue of Commercial Building Products Features Mitsubishi Electric CMCN

SUWANEE, Ga. – October 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s CMCN is featured in the October issue of Commercial Building Products as the Editor’s Choice product in the “HVAC & Plumbing” category. Additionally, on the Commercial Building Products website, Mitsubishi Electric’s ceiling-concealed indoor units are listed as a Featured Product in the “HVAC & Plumbing” section.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric Updated VRF Zoning Systems

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s updated VRF zoning outdoor units are featured in the Sept. 24 issue of ACH&R News. The product roundup, “A Plethora of Green HVAC Equipment to Choose From,” includes a description and image of the VRF zoning systems in a list of HVAC products that save money and energy.

ACH&R News Features Commentary from Mitsubishi Electric

Suwanee, Ga. - September 2012 - Commentary from Mitsubishi Electric's Marc Zipfel was featured in the Sept. 17 issue of ACH&R News. The front-page article, "Thermostats Connect Consumers to the Future," highlights Mitsubishi Electric's views on the future of thermostats and controls. The corresponding product roundup, "Technology Takeover: Thermostats and Controls," includes RedLINK for M-Series. Additionally, news on Mitsubishi Electric's Carville/Matalin TV spot was featured in the article, "Mitsubishi Electric Airs Heating Debate."

The Wall Street Journal Features Mitsubishi Electric

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning systems were featured in the September 16 digital edition of The Wall Street Journal and on WSJ.com. The article, "The Very, Very Green Home," cites VRF zoning systems as one of the latest technologies for increasing energy efficiency in homes and includes an image of the updated VRF outdoor unit. While manufacturer names were not included in the text of the article, manufacturers were given credit in the image captions.

ACH&R News September 10 Issue Features Mitsubishi Electric

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s contributions to the Green Schoolhouse Series projects in Phoenix were featured in the September 10th issue of ACH&R News. The article, “Unique School Projects Offer Partnerships,” describes the Green Schoolhouse Series and lists manufacturers, including Mitsubishi Electric, that donated equipment to the schools. Additionally, Mitsubishi Electric’s residential heating equipment was featured in this issue’s “Heating Showcase: 2012 New Residential Products.”

HPAC Engineering Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Archdale Hall Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - September 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s Archdale Hall case study was featured in the September issue of HPAC Engineering. The article, “Variable-Refrigerant-Flow Technology Helps College Achieve LEED Silver Certification,” describes the reasons for choosing a Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system and discusses the resulting energy savings.

HVAC Insider Features Bill Rau as 2012 “Man of the Year” Award Winner

SUWANEE, Ga. – August 2012 - Bill Rau was named “Man of the Year” in the 3rd Quarter National edition of HVAC Insider in the publication’s print and online editions. The feature article, “HVAC Insider Presents 2012 Man of the Year Award,” highlights Bill’s leadership at Mitsubishi Electric and includes quotes from many of Bill’s colleagues praising him for his dedication and innovation.

Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun Feature Mitsubishi Electric

SUWANEE, Ga. – August 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the Real Estate sections of the Friday, Aug. 17 edition of Chicago Tribune and the Sunday, Aug. 19 edition of Baltimore Sun. The article, “Keeping your home cool without the construction,” describes the installation of a Mitsubishi Electric system and details the unique benefits of a ductless system.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Harvey Mudd Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - August 2012 - The July 30 issue of ACH&R News featured Mitsubishi Electric's Harvey Mudd case study in its print, digital and online editions. The article, "New HVAC Technology Goes to College," includes the Mitsubishi Electric installation at Harvey Mudd College as one of three examples of schools benefiting from energy-efficient cooling and heating technology.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric IAQ Commentary, DOAS

SUWANEE, Ga. – July 2012 – Mitsubishi Electric’s indoor air quality commentary was featured in the cover story of the July 16 issue of ACH&R News. The article, “Industry Battles Indoor Air Pollution,” includes Marc’s views on the need for tighter buildings to have proper ventilation systems, such as the DOAS. The DOAS was also featured in the article’s accompanying IAQ product roundup.

Gwinnett Business Journal Features Mitsubishi Electric Groundbreaking

SUWANEE, Ga. – July 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s new facility, along with a prominent photo of Mike Smith, were featured in the July issue of Gwinnett Business Journal. The article, “Gwinnett’s enviable position,” is part of the Commercial Real Estate special focus section and cites Mitsubishi Electric as one of the significant businesses that have recently broken ground on new property in the county.

July Issue of Engineered Systems Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Harvey Mudd Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2012 - The July issue of Engineered Systems featured the Harvey Mudd case study in its print, digital and online editions. The article, "Engineering-oriented school engineers VRF upgrade for old dorms," lists the reasons for selecting a Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system, such as easy installation and individualized zone control, and describes the positive results of the installation.

Contracting Business Features Commentary from Mitsubishi Electric’s Mike Smith

SUWANEE, Ga. – July 2012 - The June issue of Contracting Business featured expert commentary from Mitsubishi Electric’s Mike Smith and an M-Series product blurb in its print, digital and online editions.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Customer Care Center Yields Significant Benefits

SUWANEE, Ga. – July 2012 – The Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating (Mitsubishi Electric) Customer Care Center began operations on Tuesday, May 1, 2012, after 3 weeks of intensive training for the Customer Care Advisors (Advisors). Within the past two months, the Advisors have handled nearly 22,000 calls from contractors and distributors.

ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Platte River Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. – June 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s Platte River case study was featured in the June 25 issue of ACH&R News in the publication’s print, digital and online editions. The article, “Renewable Energy HQ Receives Makeover,” describes the installation of the WR2-Series and emphasizes the system’s zone control, easy installation and energy efficiency.

Gwinnett Business Journal Features Mitsubishi Electric RedLINK Contoller

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's residential RedLINK Controller and commentary from Mike Smith were featured in the June issue of Gwinnett Business Journal in the publication’s print and online editions. The article, “Mitsubishi Electric marketing right product at the right time,” discusses the controller’s benefits and how it will increase sales and visibility of ductless systems in the U.S.

May Issue of Contracting Business Features meView App

SUWANEE, Ga. - June 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's meView app was featured in the May issue of Contracting Business in the publication's print, digital and online editions. The article, "Commercial and Residential Software," highlights the benefits of meView for contractors, including the ability to email the meView image to homeowners along with their bids.

May 28 Issue of ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Georgia Power Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. – May 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s Georgia Power case study was featured in the May 28 issue of ACH&R News in the publication’s print, digital and online editions. The article, “Project Files: Utility Deploys Platinum Power,” includes a description of the project and a quote from Jimmy Swails, an engineer who helped with the installation, on the benefits of Mitsubishi Electric ductless VRF systems.

EcoHome’s Website Features Mitsubishi Electric’s Ross Net Zero Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's Ross Net Zero case study was featured in EcoHome's online edition on May 22. The article, "Retrofit Turns Energy-Guzzling Home into Energy Producer," describes the Ross home renovation and explains the processes and products involved in improving the efficiency of the home, including a Mitsubishi Electric VRF zoning system.

April 25 Issue of JARN Features New Irving Training Center

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2012 - The April 25 issue of JARN featured the press release, "Mitsubishi Electric Opens New Irvine Sales Office, Training Center" in the publication's print edition. The release is included in the recurring column, "News from the United States."

Fine Homebuilding Features Ross Net Zero Byline as 2012 Best Remodel

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2012 - The annual Houses issue of Fine Homebuilding featured a byline by Ross Net Zero architect, Andrew Webster, in its print and online editions. In addition to explaining why this project won the publication's 2012 Houses Award for "Best Remodel," the article, "From a Leaky Old House to a Tight New Home," describes the technology that helped this home achieve net-zero status, including Mitsubishi Electric's multi-zone heat pumps.

Indoor Comfort News Features Mitsubishi Electric Gilbert Hall Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2012 - The May issue of Indoor Comfort News featured the Gilbert Hall case study in its print and digital editions. The article, "With VRF Heat Recovery System, University Achieves LEED® Gold … Again," describes how Mitsubishi Electric VRF technology was the best choice to help the university achieve its LEED goals.

BUILDINGS Features Commentary from Mitsubishi Electric’s Marc Zipfel

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2012 - An interview with Mitsubishi Electric's Marc Zipfel was featured in the May issue of BUILDINGS in the publication's print, digital and online editions. The article, titled "VRF Systems Emerging in US Market," explains VRF technology and includes Marc's views on the benefits of VRF systems in multi-zone applications.

Mitsubishi Electric-sponsored Fred Funk Wins Champions Tour’s Insperity Championship

SUWANEE, Ga. - May 2012 - It was an exciting weekend in sports for Mitsubishi Electric-sponsored Fred Funk, who won the Champions Tour's Insperity Championship at the Woodlands Country Club, Texas, on Sunday, May 6.

School Planning & Management Features Mitsubishi Electric Minnie Howard Byline

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric’s Minnie Howard byline ran in the April issue of School Planning & Management, the publication’s annual Green Issue. The article, titled “Green Building Initiatives,” features the Minnie Howard case study and images of Mitsubishi Electric W-Series units.

ACH&R News Features Commentary from Mitsubishi Electric’s Marc Zipfel

SUWANEE, Ga. – April 2012 - The commentary from Mitsubishi Electric’s Marc Zipfel on ductless technology was featured in the April 23 issue of ACH&R News. The article, “Promoting Advantages of Ductless Technology,” includes Marc’s views on what sets mini-split systems apart from other systems on the market, with an emphasis on energy-efficiency.

April Issue of Builder Features meView App

SUWANEE, Ga. - April 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's meView app was featured in the April issue of Builder in its print, digital and online editions, as well as in its e-newsletter. The article, "Mobile Apps for Builders and Contractors," includes meView in a list of apps that make work easier and more convenient for contractors.

Mitsubishi Electric Ad Wins Advertising Excellence Award

SUWANEE, Ga. - April 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's Total Installed Cost/VRF Solution print ad won an advertising excellence award for its performance in an advertising readership study.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Buford Sparks' Byline Featured in RSES Journal

SUWANEE, Ga. - April 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's Buford Sparks' byline was featured in the April issue of RSES Journal. The article, "Top Tips for Proper VRF System Installation," includes images of Mitsubishi Electric VRF systems as well as images from the Georgia Power and Pacific University case studies.

Mitsubishi Electric Wins Two 2012 Plant Engineering Product of the Year Awards

SUWANEE, Ga. - April 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating is the recipient of two 2012 Plant Engineering Product of the Year Awards. Within the HVAC category, the Dedicated Outdoor Air System (DOAS) won the Silver award, while the RedLINK wireless controller took home the Bronze award. The Product of the Year Award showcases the best new products in the manufacturing market. The winning products will be featured in the April issue of Plant Engineering.

Mitsubishi Electric VRF Systems/CEU Course Featured in SNAP February/March Issue

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's VRF systems were featured in the February/March issue of SNAP. The green product roundup, "Top Ten Green," is a recap of BuildingGreen's Top-10 Green Products of 2012. Additionally, the CEU course, sponsored by Mitsubishi Electric, that appeared in Architectural Record was included in a CEU listing, titled "Raising the Bar," that directs readers to a variety of courses emphasizing high-performance buildings and sustainability.

March Issue of Environmental Design + Construction Features R2-Series

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2012 - Mitsubishi Electric's R2-Series was featured in the March issue of Environmental Design + Construction. The VRF system was included in the publication's monthly "New + Notable" section, which appears in its print and digital editions.

March 12 Issue of ACH&R News Features Commentary from Marc Zipfel

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2012 - The commentary from Marc Zipfel on the state of the HVAC industry was featured in the March 12 issue of ACH&R News. The article, "Manufacturers See More of the Same in 2012," includes Marc's views on the housing market and its effects on homeowner behavior, as well as on Mitsubishi Electric's use of mobile devices and social media for consumer education and customer support.

Indoor Comfort News Features Mitsubishi Electric Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - March 2012 - The March issue of Indoor Comfort News featured the Hotel Paseo case study in the cover story, "A Jewel of the Inland Empire," in its print and digital editions. The feature describes the increased comfort and improved indoor air quality that resulted from installing Mitsubishi Electric split-ductless systems in the hotel's guest rooms.

December 26 Issue of ACH&R News Features Mitsubishi Electric Case Study

SUWANEE, Ga. - January 2012 - The December 26 issue of ACH&R News featured the Lindberg's Cove Resort case study in the article "Heat Pump System Halves Heating Costs." The feature discusses how the split-ductless systems installed in each of the resort's seven cottages reduced the northern Michigan resort's heating costs by half and provided the cottages' first source of air conditioning during the summer months.

Mitsubishi Electric Ductless Installation Featured on This Old House

SUWANEE, Ga. - July 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric was featured in the August 2014 edition of This Old House magazine. An M-Series system is featured in the section "Ask This Old House" in the "Question of the Month" series. A homeowner asks, "How can we cool the room over our garage in the summer and warm it in the winter? No space heaters or window AC units, please!" This Old House Plumbing and HVAC Expert Richard Trethewey recommends a ductless heat pump due to its quiet operation, efficiency and ability to heat and cool without the use of ducts. The article includes images of an M-Series, describing the step-by-step installation process as performed by a Diamond Contractor. Also in this issue, Mitsubishi Electric is included in the Great This Old House Giveaway, a sweepstakes program to which Mitsubishi Electric donated product. The listing for the giveaway can be found on page 100.