Category: Announcements

Phononic Wins 2018 BIG Innovation Award

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Phononic Wins 2018 BIG Innovation Award for Breaking the Boundaries of Solid State Cooling DURHAM, N.C. — February 9, 2018 — Phononic, a global leader in solid state cooling breaking the boundaries of semiconductor innovation, today announced it has been named a winner in the 2018 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group…. Read More

Phononic Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship

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Tony Atti, founder and CEO of Phononic, Among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2017 Builders + Innovators Summit DURHAM, N.C., October 18, 2017 – Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Phononic Founder and CEO Tony Atti as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2017 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California…. Read More

Phononic Achieves ENERGY STAR® Certification!

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Global greenhouse gas pollution is continuing to rise—and at an alarming pace. Companies are increasingly moving towards clean, renewable energy sources in an effort to effectively address global warming and reduce carbon emissions in the atmosphere. While many are moving to make products compliant, we’ve been doing this for years with our line of compressor-free… Read More

Phononic Recognized As a Global Cleantech 100 Company – Again!

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Today, Phononic was named to the 2016 Global Cleantech 100, recognized for our smart and sustainable solid-state cooling and heating solutions that reduce energy consumption as well as eliminate the need for toxic and greenhouse-gas emitting refrigerants. Given the recent international agreement to phase out the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) pollutants, Phononic is capitalizing on… Read More

New Ways to Control Your Climate

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The Energy Problem Are you one of the millions who constantly wastes money, either knowingly or unknowingly, while heating or cooling your office space, building, or home? If so, then you need to reinvest in a more efficient heating and cooling system that’s not only smaller, but quieter, and more sustainable than your current system. The… Read More

The Rise of High Performance Computing and the HEX 2.0 CPU Cooler

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If you’re looking to boost the performance of your computer system, overclocking can be an attractive option. By configuring a computer hardware component to operate at rate faster than its manufacturer-approved clock speed, you can improve performance without needing to purchase additional hardware. However, overclocking carries risks in the form of additional heat and power… Read More

Eliminating HFCs and CFCs with Phononic SilverCore™ Refrigeration

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The Rise of Refrigeration Did you know the first working vapor-compression system was built before the Civil War? In 1834, technology for refrigeration was created and sent everyone on the path to cooled bliss. Today, food, computers, medical samples, automobiles, housing and other hallmarks of comfortable life rely on cooling systems to keep things performing… Read More

E3 2016: We Brought Gamers a New Way to Stay Cool


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We’re just settling back into the office after a great week at E3 2016 and we’re excited to say that the launch of the HEX 2.0 was a huge success! Shout out to Lenovo Gaming for the PC! While games are always front and center during the show, we saw some amazing hardware on the… Read More

Shaking Up Tradition: The Future of Cool Is Here

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We’re happy to announce that Phononic ranked #18 on this year’s annual CNBC Disruptor 50 list for our innovative approach to cooling and heating! The list identifies the most promising, private companies whose innovations are revolutionizing the business landscape and shaking up the market. We’re honored to be named alongside other groundbreaking companies such as… Read More

Health Care Logistics and Phononic partner to bring you Evolve™


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A crucial step to the successful launch of any new product is choosing the right distributor. At Phononic, we’re thrilled to be partnering with Health Care Logistics (HCL), a healthcare industry leader – specializing in manufacturing, packaging, and distribution – for the launch of our 1.8 cubic foot compact refrigerator, now available. Operating from their… Read More