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Almuftah Trading, one of the leading home appliance distributors in Qatar, has launched a new lineup of environment-friendly air conditioners from Sharp at a recent seminar held at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Doha.

During the seminar, Managing Director of Almuftah Group Mr. Ibrahim Almuftah expressed his excitement for the product launching, saying that “in line with our efforts to provide the best products to the local market, we are proud to be part of the global movement to tackle climate change – the new line of eco-friendly air conditioners from Sharp will not only help Almuftah Group contribute to these goals, but our customers as well.”

Sharp Middle East Free Zone Deputy Managing Director Mr. Shogo Hara also conveyed the brand’s commitment to innovation, saying that “As an environment-conscious company, Sharp aims to meet the latest global standards on energy efficiency and be part of the drive to protect the environment. We are fully committed to the stipulations of the Montreal Protocol, which sets legally-binding standards on carbon emissions. The technology in our products reflects those voluntary obligations.”

Mr. Masataka Ohnishi, General Manager Air Conditioning Development, articulated in his presentation that the new air conditioners utilizes eco-friendly R410A refrigerant instead of the ozone-depleting R22 refrigerant, thus giving consumers not only savings in their energy bills but also contribute to a cleaner environment. Sharp is taking the lead in bringing the latest air conditioning products to Qatar which is designed specifically for the Qatar environment.

According to Mr. Kezong Yang, General Manager Air Conditioning Development the new 1.5 ton-capacity AHA/AU 18 EZN 2 and the 2 ton-capacity AHA/AU 24 EZN 2 air conditioners features an easily removable fan, motor, filter and louvers making them more service-friendly. These units also come with thermal cutoff fuse to help in avoiding fire accidents.  

These air conditioning units are the first of its kind that have been introduced in the Qatar market. Almuftah Trading is committed to continually improve its relationship with its customers by bringing the latest Sharp innovations coupled with excellent after-sales service.