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January 8, 2024

By: Jenna Prasad, Sustainability Engineer, Ambient Enterprises   As we enter 2024, all eyes turn to policymakers as they intensify commitments to climate action. Municipal, state, and national governments across the U.S. continue to push for decarbonization and energy efficiency in the built industry through increasingly strict regulations. Building owners, contractors, and engineers face a […]

December 29, 2023

New York, Dec. 29 Ambient Enterprises, the parent of HVAC sales representatives such as Gil-Bar, APA HVAC Technologies, Mechanical Technologies, H.C. Nye, and recently DMG HVAC and Johnson Barrow, shared it’s 2023 emissions report Friday through its site.   “Understanding our environmental impact and driving sustainable change has been a major focus for Ambient in […]

December 7, 2023

By Joe Kalina, Sales Engineer, Gil-Bar Industries As the world grapples with the consequences of climate change, innovative solutions are emerging to mitigate the environmental impact of traditional HVAC systems. One solution gaining momentum is geothermal heating and cooling. This revolutionary approach taps into the Earth’s natural heat reservoirs, offering a sustainable and efficient alternative […]

October 2, 2023

HVAC Experts Break Down What You Need To Know By: Amir Goharpey, Application Engineer, Gil-Bar Solutions Decarbonization, a term often heard in the context of sustainability and climate action, represents a critical step towards reducing our carbon footprint and mitigating climate change. In the realm of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), decarbonization entails a strategic shift […]

By Chris Plummer, Sales Manager, Gil-Bar Industries Future Tech Pays Off? Connected smart equipment and devices have changed the way we live our lives. If you’re in the engineering or construction space, it’s also changed the way we maintain our facilities. Big data and cloud analytics allowed us to create actionable intelligence by providing greater […]

July 31, 2023

By: Edwin Warfield, Publisher, CityBiz After beginning his career as a degreed sales engineer for the Trane Company, Joe Sbarra founded Gil-Bar Industries with his partner John Gill in July of 1986. The company had a family feel from the start: working out of the basement of a residential home in Brooklyn, the city where Joe was born and […]

By Joe Kalina, Sales Engineer, Gil-Bar Industries The Future of NYC HVAC Design As an engineer and salesperson, I am always on the lookout for new solutions that work for both our customers and the environment. Recently, I’ve gotten excited about the new YMAE Air-to-Water Inverter Scroll Modular Heat Pump launched by York. The New York […]

June 26, 2023

Join Gil-Bar Industries and Mechanical Technologies on Thursday, August 10th for the 2023 Gil-Bar and Mechanical Technologies Showcase featuring the Aaon Mobile Experience and ABB Rolling Roadshow. As we look toward the future of HVAC technology and sustainability, we are hosting some of the top names in the industry so you get the inside scoop […]

May 25, 2023

What to expect with refrigerant phase-outs in HVAC   Chris Plummer, Product Manager, Gil-Bar Industries   If you’re a professional within the HVAC industry, you know that the EPA is constantly changing codes and regulations to be better to our planet. Sometimes, those changes can seem hard to understand or adapt to, but knowing the […]

May 17, 2023

Avoid headaches with these tips from the pros By Mike Furey, General Manager, MIH Systems Group There is a famous saying within the HVAC industry: Components don’t die, something kills them. Component failure can lead to costly repairs, and when it happens, service technicians turn into de-facto detectives looking for the killer. Most of the time though, […]