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Federica Serena

The advantages of a system approach

When you are planning an indoor climate ventilation, cooling or heating solution, there are a few key factors that need to be considered. Energy efficiency naturally comes to mind, along with features like reliability, low maintenance costs, ease of installation and ease of use.

Mikael Börjesson

Would we let our kids skip breakfast before school?

We all want to make sure that our children get the best education but one thing we tend to forget is how important air quality, humidity levels and thermal comfort is for children’s learning capabilities.

Josh Emerson

Healthy buildings initiative addressed to the European Union

As a clear sign of the growing momentum for knowledge about Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ), a number of highly renowned European HVACR (Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration) associations have gathered to highlight the importance of this topic, with the aim to include it as a …

Mikael Börjesson

Ventilation and Virus transmission

Ventilation plays an important role in keeping our indoor environment safe and sound. In an enclosed space, people have the effect of reducing the air quality while ventilation using out-door air counteracts that effect. But can the ventilation system itself spread diseases?

Josh Emerson

5 things we think you should know about air quality...

Poor air quality is a big topic in the UK news at the moment. Recent media coverage has highlighted both the productivity and health impact of air quality. We created the a list of the top five things we think you should know about air quality at the moment...

Caroline Jacobsson

Flexibility - a winning concept

Today's offices are changing and tenants are demanding faster adaptation of the premises to their needs. These properties which are constantly developing require flexible indoor climate systems that can easily be adapted to the use of the premises. Swegon stands as the winner of the 18th edition of …

Dene Kent

What is IEQ and why is it important?

In recent years, our industry has witnessed a notable change in the way we go about delivering a quality-built indoor environment. Occupants now have a better understanding of the impact air quality has on their mental health and employers are starting to better appreciate the quality and …

Josh Emerson

2019: The year when humans were integrated in HVAC design?

If you ask someone in our industry the answer is probably no... humans have always been the reason to create great indoor climate! Nevertheless, the past year has been a gradual shift towards more people talking about the occupant and their needs (and not only about efficiency, costs or energy …

Caroline Jacobsson

What do you get when you measure CO2 vs VOC

It is often heard that "there is a lack of fresh air" in a room, but what is it that we mean? And how do we regulate ventilation to maintain a comfortable and healthy indoor climate?