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Carrier Infinity Heat Pump a “Hot 50 Product”

Carrier® High Efficiency Heat Pump with Greenspeed™ Intelligence Named One of the “Hot 50 Products” by GreenBuilder Magazine

Indianapolis, Indiana, May 17, 2012 – The Carrier® Infinity® 20 heat pump with Greenspeed™ intelligence was recently voted one of “The Hot 50 Products of 2012” by GreenBuildermagazine, a leading North American residential building industry publication. The GreenBuilder […]

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Jacobs’ Project Killingsworth Station LEED Platinum

Killingsworth Station in North Portland landed LEED Platinum certification this week, a designation that developers say makes it one of the country’s greenest condominium projects priced under $300,000 per home.

The project, a partnership between the Portland Development Commission and Winkler Development, was developed to be affordable housing. The 57-unit building is located along the Max […]


Carrier Infinity 98 Gets Most Efficient Status

Jacobs and Carrier are pleased to announce that the 59MN7 Infinity 98 gas furnace family has attained the ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012 designation. This moniker recognizes the most efficient products among those that qualify for the ENERGY STAR. These exceptional furnaces represent the leading edge in energy efficient products this year.


Carrier’s New Industry Leading Infinity® 98 Gas Furnace Line

Carrier, the world’s leader in high technology heating, ventilation , air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) solutions and a part of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), introduces its new ultra-efficient Infinity® gas furnace line, providing consumers with industry-leading energy efficiency and sound ratings.

Unveiled at the Greenbuild 2011 International Conference and Expo in Toronto, the new Infinity gas […]


Jacobs Installs Ultra Efficient Heat Pump in SE PDX

The Cyrk building at Southeast Clinton and 20th streets in Portland is a model of sustainable features: The roof will sport solar panels for electricity and water heating, and the indoor temperature will be controlled with an underground water-source heat pump. Altogether, the project is on course to achieve Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design […]


Long story short, I am one happy camper…

When the furnace in our split entry home entered the final stages of it’s useful life, I called Jacobs Heating to come out and give me a quote. The sales person they sent, Mark Summerfield, arrived promptly and prepared. He listened attentively to my concerns about life in East County with a furnace that was […]


Jacobs Proud Sponsor of AIA Portland Design Matters

Jacobs Heating is proud to be a participating sponsor of the American Institute of Architects–Portland’s “DESIGN MATTERS: A tour of exceptional Portland homes” to be held on Saturday, October 1, 2011. On the tour, please pay special attention to the “Leedy” home and Jacobs’ installation of a state-of-the-art ultra-high efficiency Daikin ductless heat pump system […]


Carrier Infinty 20 Heat Pump voted best in show

The Carrier® Infinity® Heat Pump with Greenspeed™ Intelligence was voted #1 in the Comfortech 2011 HVACR Product Showcase Awards, in the category of Forced–air Heating and Cooling Equipment. Among all the entries, the judges felt the Carrier® product was the most innovative and useful to the HVAC marketplace. The new heat pump was on display […]


See Jacobs’ Matt Thielke & Brian Erdahl at Home Tour

And tour featured building, the June Key Delta House, with Jacobs’ innovative geothermal heat pump system!!!

Build It Green! Home Tour and Info Fair

The 10th annual Build It Green! Home Tour and Information Fair is a self-guided tour of 22 green remodels and new homes around the Portland metropolitan area. Start and stop where and when […]


Jacobs is Featured Trade Ally in Energy Trust Report

Jacobs is honored to be the featured Trade Ally in the Energy Trust of Oregon’s 2010 Annual Report. Jacobs’ own fabrication supervisor Bob Jenkins is in action on the front cover of the report and our Retrofit supervisor Ansen Engstrom and CFO Mick Desserault are featured on page 4. Jacobs is proud to be […]