Ad Here  
Focus on self-certification and third party inspection TOP 10 CEO Compensation Economic issues take a back seat at G20 summit The new look- 4s Verna Auto test tracks launched at GARC Oragadam campus Changing dynamics in human resource management Downsizing spree... Brand leaders come forward... Business Breif Need to focus on ease of doing business... TiE applauds innovative entrepreneurs TN budget pragmatic and moderate on fiscal deficit Illicit markets a concern to growing economy AirAsia India infuses funds to fight out competition ISRO's 100th mission Striking cords for 25 years… Techies trip to India People Flow Day- Safety World labour laws at a glance Chola MS net crosses 100 crores Nothing to hide... Murugappa- a year of consolidation Economic, business and social sustainability A global plastic event in India Connecting the unconnected Well-refined – RIL’s refinery margins zoom Rating of states to be released soon Celebration time at MS Chola - Reality bytes Realty sector takes a break... TVS Logistics – another acquisition to sharpen the business model Business Briefs Placing the right shoe forward... Veritas Finance- financing the unfinanced Is Indian telecom industry heading for a monopoly? Secured NCDs from Shriram City Digital retail transactions stabilise at higher level… Housing Innovation Challenge, 2015 Pharma market dozes Climate change may change the way businesses work... Tata Steel commence operations at Kalinganagar Sun Edison launches solar pumps STFC raises money An aerospace-defence cluster in Tamil Nadu… Towards peace of mind WABCO’s second Chennai plant Dynamic e-commerce scenario European crisis is a global crisis! BRICS development bank Make way for the new and dynamic railways Blue Star plans a new plant in south Strategy war escalates between Hero and Honda Investor friendly Japan Backpack laboratory Chennai Port is at last decongested! ECGC expands operations Bridging the skill deficit in pharma industry Indian Bank – global businesses crosses Rs 3 lakh crore... Innovation that helped Chennai port Steel loses its sheen Research needs more funding SumInfra- corridor based development... Hyundai excites again Creating Tamil Nadu Banana brand On the ‘milky’ way Chola MS launches motor app Waste, a gold mine Inclusive and forward moving... Smart controls for cooling large multi-zone spaces ... Carrefour’s quick exit ALL-two launches in a row TII-challenging year with flat growth Flexible labour laws… Nigeria comes nearer Celebrating 180 years of relevance Three more leather clusters… Adding Zest to Scooty Hero Motocorp - smooth ride Holiday Inn opens in OMR Chennai Four daughters and a proud father TII’s single largest investment at Thiruthani IFCI to raise NCDs upto Rs 2000 crore Ridley marathon to India Curbing steel imports will hurt small business... Time to fast-pace the logistics sector Durga - India’s largest blast furnace; now operational Chennai to get a roundabout Metro Automotive Vision Plan II... Big-ticket investments march towards Punjab An American alliance in the chemical industry? Schwing Stetter India joins hands with US-based Gomaco Realising double digit growth in Tamil Nadu More gensets and diesel engines from TAFE Applauding enterprise... Airlines wage price war CUB: towards card-less withdrawal TCS’ revenues cross Rs 100,000 crore LVB gears to become a financial supermarket Indigo stays leader with 40 per cent share Gem of social service... When Centre visits the state Scoot offers just Rs.13,500 to ANZ... Chennai will soon get its World Trade Centre Industry-well poised to invest on expansion OBO Bettermann for better lightning protection ALL – truck industry is recovering from degrowth ALL to launch electric busses Purdue and IIT-M sign the dotted line Apple maps – finding its way
Smart controls for cooling large multi-zone spaces ...
Blue Star launched the fourth generation, 100 per cent inverter Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) air-conditioning system. A VRF system is a sophisticated and intelligent system that cools large multi-zone spaces with varying heating and cooling needs through smart controls. VRF technology was introduced in Japan and has been widely accepted for its advantages such as high power savings up to 50 per cent compared to conventional air-conditioners. This new product from Blue Star is built to suit Indian conditions with 100 per cent cooling capacity even at 43 degree Celsius.

“Blue Star VRF IV Plus is a landmark indigenous introduction to Indian HVAC market and will set benchmark for our competitors,” said B Thiagarajan, Executive Director & President– AC&R Products Business, Blue Star Ltd.  Blue Star plans an export worth Rs 500 crore by 2018 to SAARC countries, Middle East and South Africa, that have similar weather conditions such as India. The company has

invested Rs 30 crore on research and development out of which Rs 20 crore has been used to develop VFR technology. Blue Star also has plans to shift manufacturing units to south, shutting down few plants in north India.

The global air-conditioning market, comprises of a range of products such as chillers, VRF systems, packaged/ducted systems as well as room air-conditioners, stands at a cumulative value of USD 90 billion. The VRF market contributes to 9 per cent of the global market. The Indian market is estimated to be around Rs 15,000 crore, out of which 6 per cent comprises of VRFs.

Author :
Reported On :
Sector :
Shoulder :
IE, the business magazine from south was launched in 1968 and pioneered business journalism in south. Through the 45 years IE has been focusing on well-presented and well-researched articles. When giants in the industry stumbled to keep pace with the digital revolution, IE stayed affixed embracing technology.
Read more
Economist Communications Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.
Read more
You agree that your use of this Website and the purchase of the magazine will be governed by these terms and conditions.
Read more
S-15, Industrial Estate,
Chennai - 600 032.
PHONE: +91 44 22501236