Heat Pump & VRF Workshop


April 9, 2019
9:00am - 12:30pm


100 Cambridge Street, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02108


JS Rancourt, DXS New England (Daikin distributor) & Greg Hosselbarth, Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating

Join us for a repeat of our popular in-depth introduction to energy-efficient heat pump and variable refrigerant flow (VRF) technology. This training will explain how these systems work, how they compare to other heating and cooling equipment, how you can identify appropriate applications, and how to access incentives toward installation costs from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and others. Case studies as well as next steps for including VRF in your projects will be included.

Who Should Attend

  • Architects (2 AIA LU/HSW continuing education credits available)
  • Building owners and managers
  • Energy professionals
  • HVAC contractors


9:00 am - 9:30 am: Check-in, coffee and light refreshments
9:30 am - 12:30 pm: Training

  • Introduction to Heat Pumps and VRF
  • VRF Heat Pump System Equipment Options
  • Ventilation Solutions and Peripheral Technologies
  • Q&A
  • 15-minute break
  • Financial Incentive Programs for VRF
  • How to Include VRF in Your Projects
  • Case Studies
  • Q&A


Are there ID requirements to enter the event?

A picture ID is required by building security. Please allow at least 10 minutes for security check-in prior to event check-in.

Are other sessions being offered?

Yes, we are also holding a session in Westborough on April 25, 2019. Details and registration at 

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Lauren Mattison with any questions.

This workshop is co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, UMass Clean Energy Extension, and the UMass Center for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Registration fee: 


Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Real Estate Development