Ministry sets minimum 5-yr warranty for AC compressor

Ministry sets minimum 5-yr warranty for AC compressor

In a move aimed at protecting the interests of owners and users of air-conditioners (ACs), the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has issued a circular that lays down clear norms for their display, sale, warranty, repair and replacement.

AC dealers get extension to clear stocks

AC dealers get extension to clear stocks

Agents and distributors of air-conditioners (ACs) in Qatar have been given time until January 1, 2017 to clear their stocks before the prescribed specifications for energy-saving ACs (window and split) come into effect.

Kahramaa's Energy Star rating campaign gains speed

Kahramaa's Energy Star rating campaign gains speed

Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has said the public awareness campaign it is leading through the National Programme for Conservation and Energy Efficiency (Tarsheed) has gained momentum.

AC distributors, retailers back new rules on energy efficiency

AC distributors, retailers back new rules on energy efficiency

Major distributors and retailers of air-conditioners in the country have chalked out plans to implement Kahramaa's decision to introduce the Energy Star rating system to ensure the power efficiency of ACs.

Efforts under way to equip more workers' buses with ACs

Efforts under way to equip more workers' buses with ACs

As the weather gets hotter in the country, some transport contractors are busy installing air-conditioners (ACs) in buses that are used to ferry workers, it is learnt.