Empower seals deal with Trane for purchase of new chillers

Empower signed an agreement with Trane Commercial at the IDEA Annual Conference & Tradeshow 2017 for the purchase of new chillers

Empower and Trane at the signing ceremony. [Image: WAM]
Empower and Trane at the signing ceremony. [Image: WAM]

Empower signed an agreement with Trane Commercial at the IDEA Annual Conference & Tradeshow 2017 for the purchase of new chillers.

The agreement was signed at the end of the event that was held in Arizona, USA.

As per the agreement, Trane Commercial will supply Empower with 30 advanced, eco-friendly chillers with a total RT of 100,000. The agreement is considered as the biggest in the district cooling industry worldwide, according to Emirates News Agency WAM.

Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower: "We are excited to partner with Trane Commercial for our new line of chillers, which will serve as an important part of Empower’s advanced assets. These new chillers will have a significant role in supporting the company’s growth, in accordance with the increasing demand for district cooling solutions now and in the future as a result of our global leadership position in the industry and our customers’ trust in our qualitative services and costs."

Dave Regnery, president of Trane Commercial for North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, added: "We are excited to work with Empower, the world’s largest district cooling services provider, to drive toward their carbon emission reduction goals with the use of next-generation refrigerants that deliver advanced efficiency with a near-zero global warming potential.

"This business partnership for highly eco-friendly chillers with Empower stands to make a significant and positive environmental impact."

Empower will use the new chillers in its projects in Tecom C, Dubai World Trade Centre Residences, Jumeirah Beach Hotel and the International Media Production Zone.

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