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Inverter-based split air conditioners emerging as the preferred option

Michel Farah, Director, Corporate Environmental and Social Responsibility at Daikin Middle East and Africa, says the split systems come with bigger savings

| | Mar 21, 2017 | 1:34 pm
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Dubai, UAE: A number of established companies have recently launched inverter-based split air conditioners that offer greater efficiency over traditional ones, allowing users to save energy. Michel Farah, Director, Corporate Environmental and Social Responsibility at Daikin Middle East and Africa, highlighting their benefits said that the latest systems are considered an ideal option for the UAE for “projects where clients need lower power consumption”.

Splits have long been the preferred option due to their lower price tag. However, the question is: Will splits be able to maintain this budget-friendly feature in light of the unavoidable manufacturing cost that comes with integrating inverter-based innovations? 

Farah, responding to this and emphasising their long-term benefits, said: “If you look at the lifecycle cost perspective, it [inverter-based split air conditioner] has bigger savings than the conventional ones. Although it is slightly higher in the initial price, payback can be ensured within a year because of higher use.”

In addition, inverter-based split air conditioners demand no change in terms of installations, ensuring that the new models can be handled and installed as other conventional splits, with no additional training needed for them to be integrated within building developments.


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One comment on “Inverter-based split air conditioners emerging as the preferred option”

  1. Ashok Sharma says:

    Nice to see your positive comments Mr Michael. This is Sharma from Juma Al Majid. I left juma in 2007 and now in Delhi India. I shall be happy to see you in Delhi whenever you come there. I had been to Daikin Japan from juma for 15 days training in VRV in 1999..
    Do hope you are in best of spirits.
    Regards

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