Do I Really Need a 24 SEER Unit?
In 1992, the Department of Energy first implemented air conditioning standards to encourage HVAC manufacturers to produce energy efficient systems that would lower utility bills for home- and business-owners. This standard became known as the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) and established itself as the primary system-efficiency benchmark in the HVAC industry. What is SEER? To understand what SEER is, we would first need to know what EER is. EER – Energy Efficiency Ra