Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating Residential Systems Receive ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2017 Designation

SUWANEE, Ga., June 20, 2017Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. Cooling & Heating Division (Mitsubishi Electric), a leading manufacturer of Zoned Comfort Solutions and Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) cooling and heating systems, announces its recognition by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR® program. Several Mitsubishi Electric residential systems have received the designation of ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2017, which is intended to identify and promote energy efficient products in the marketplace.  

Among the manufacturers in the “Central Air Conditioners and Air-Source Heat Pump” category, Mitsubishi Electric had 56 qualifying systems, in a range of capacities, across the M-, P- and S-Series product lines. The qualifying M-Series models include select systems from the FH, GE, GL, FE and KJ product lines. The qualifying P-Series models include select systems from the PUZ and PUY product lines. The qualifying S-Series models include select systems from the PUMY product line. The Most Efficient designation for approved models remains when the Mitsubishi Electric kumo cloud™ controller app is used.

“Energy efficiency has always been a top priority in the design of our equipment,” says Paul Doppel, senior director, industry and government relations, Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. Cooling & Heating Division. “We work closely with the EPA and the U.S. Department of Energy in order to ensure their requirements are incorporated into our product development efforts, so this designation is a proud affirmation that we are honored to have received.”

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About Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. Cooling & Heating Division

Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. Cooling & Heating Division (Mitsubishi Electric) is headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia. Mitsubishi Electric is a leading marketer of Zoned Comfort Solutions™ and Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) air-conditioning and heating technology in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Bermuda. In 1982, Mitsubishi Electric introduced its state-of-the-art, ductless air conditioners and heat pumps in North America and later expanded its product line with VRF zoning heat pump systems using INVERTER technology to offer simultaneous cooling and heating capabilities. The division also offers compressors and a full line of air-conditioning accessories. Mitsubishi Electric products have won more than 58 innovation and excellence awards, including the 2015 Record Products Award from Architectural Record, a 2015 ACH&R News Dealer Design Award, a 2016 Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products, a 2015 AHR Expo Innovation Award from ASHRAE, a 2016 College Planning & Management New Product of the Year Award, a 2016 School Planning & Management New Product of the Year Award, a 2016 and 2017 Money-Saving Products Award from BUILDINGS and a 2017 Excellence in Design Award from Appliance Design. More information is available at and at Mitsubishi Electric’s blog. Mitsubishi Electric is also on FacebookTwitterPinterest and YouTube

In addition to cooling and heating products, Mitsubishi Electric US group companies’ principal businesses include semiconductor devices, automotive electrical components, factory automation products and services, elevators and escalators, solar modules, electric utility products and large-scale video displays for stadiums and arenas. Mitsubishi Electric US group companies have roughly 31 locations throughout North America with approximately 4,000 employees.

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