Submitted by LG Electronics USA, Inc.
LG Electronics USA was honored with a coveted 2019 Edison Award, receiving a “gold” designation – the very best honor – within the Power & Sustainability class for LG’s breakthrough room air conditioner know-how that delivers a 40 % enchancment in effectivity for its greatest performing mannequin*.
The Edison Awards, which acknowledge probably the most modern merchandise and enterprise leaders on the planet, are among the many most prestigious accolades honoring excellence in new product and repair growth, advertising and marketing, design and innovation. LG was awarded prime honors within the Award’s “Sensible Local weather Management” subcategory for its Wi-Fi-enabled sensible room air conditioners with dual-inverter linear compressors in recognition of their cutting-edge innovation, efficiency and effectivity.
“The finalists illustrate that innovation by no means sleeps. With ingenuity and technological developments, the desires of yesterday will turn into the fact of in the present day to make an affect on how we reside, work, and play,” mentioned Frank Bonafilia, Government Director of the Edison Awards.
Due to the corporate’s proprietary DUAL Inverter Compressor™ know-how, LG is the primary in the USA to supply variable-speed compressor room air conditioners in the USA, which ship quiet, superior cooling with a 40 % enchancment in power effectivity on its best-performing mannequin*. LG’s variable-speed compressor know-how additionally earned the 2018 and 2019 ENERGY STAR® Rising Expertise Awards, which honor new and promising applied sciences that ship vital power financial savings throughout operation.
“This Edison Award recognition spotlights true innovation in power effectivity,” mentioned John I. Taylor, senior vice chairman of public affairs, LG Electronics USA. “Our DUAL Inverter Compressor know-how is a testomony to our dedication to delivering sensible home equipment with best-in-class person expertise and unparalleled power effectivity.”
Whereas standard air conditioners work by biking on and off utterly, LG sensible air conditioners with DUAL Invertor Compressor know-how frequently modify compressor velocity to realize the specified room temperature with ease. Which means much less fluctuation and relying on the mannequin, 15, 25 or 40 % extra power effectivity than the minimal ENERGY STAR certification requirement*, serving to customers save on power payments and lowering CO2 emissions.
These Wi-Fi enabled items function at a low decibel and are capable of be managed remotely by way of the LG SmartThinQ® app. At dwelling, customers also can benefit from the comfort of working their air conditioner by way of voice instructions utilizing Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.
Along with unparalleled power effectivity, LG’s new residential air conditioners are among the many first within the trade to make use of a refrigerant with decrease world warming potential. The R32 refrigerant has been accepted by the U.S. EPA as one of many alternate substances that reduces climate-damaging emissions.
LG’s sensible inverter window air conditioners –14,000-, 18,000- and 22,000-BTU fashions – and an all-new 14,000-BTU moveable mannequin can be found now at retailers nationwide:
LW1517IVSM: 14,000 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 800 sq. ft, provided at a urged retail worth of $489.
LW1817IVSM: 18,000 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 1,000 sq. ft, provided at a urged retail worth of $609.
LW2217IVSM: 22,000 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 1,300 sq. ft, provided at urged retail worth of $659.
LP1419IVSM: 14,000 BTU moveable air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 500 sq. ft, provided at urged retail worth of $699.
[COMING SOON] LW1019IVSM: 9,500 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection areas as much as 450 ft, to be provided at urged retail worth of $399.
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* Primarily based on comparisons to ENERGY STAR® minimal necessities for Mixed Power Effectivity Ratio (CEER) versus precise CEER for the inverter fashions obtained from Division of Power check procedures accepted for these fashions: LW2217IVSM reveals 40 % CEER enchancment; LW1517IVSM and LW1817IVSM present 25 % CEER enchancment.
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About LG Electronics USA
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based mostly in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $54 billion world power and know-how chief in dwelling home equipment, client electronics and cell communications. LG Electronics sells a variety of fashionable and modern dwelling home equipment, dwelling leisure merchandise, cellphones, business shows, air con techniques and photo voltaic power options in the USA, all underneath LG’s “Life’s Good” advertising and marketing theme. LG is a 2018 ENERGY STAR® Companion of the 12 months-Sustained Excellence. For extra information and knowledge on LG Electronics, please go to www.LG.com.
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LG Electronics USA, based mostly in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $55 billion world innovator in know-how and manufacturing. In the USA, LG sells a variety of modern power environment friendly dwelling home equipment, dwelling leisure merchandise, cellphones, business shows, air con techniques, photo voltaic power options, LED lighting and car elements. LG’s concentrate on environmental sustainability and its “Life’s Good” advertising and marketing theme embody how LG is devoted to individuals’s happiness by exceeding expectations in the present day and tomorrow.LG is a 2018 ENERGY STAR® Companion of the 12 months-Sustained Excellence. www.LG.com.
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