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REMI Network

Energy audit standard open for public review

A proposed ASHRAE and ACCA standard that will establish consistent practices for conducting and reporting energy audits is open for public comment.
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REMI Network

2016 ASHRAE Handbook targets HVAC systems

Revisions to the majority of chapters in a new 2016 ASHRAE Handbook include major updates related to thermal storage and district heating and cooling.
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Canadian Property Management

ASHRAE honours long-time outstanding service

An impressive number of awards per capita were carried back to Halifax from the 2016 ASHRAE annual conference in St. Louis
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

ASHRAE and AFE to promote shared interests

ASHRAE and the Association of Facilities Engineering (AFE) have signed a memorandum of understanding that summarizes ways in which the two organizations can work together
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Building Strategies & Sustainability

ASHRAE explores achievable energy savings

Researchers modelled a range of technically advanced and commonly used building systems and equipment that could collectively outperform the ASHRAE 90.1 standard for energy use by nearly 48 per cent.
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REMI Network

New ASHRAE standard affects multi-residential

Changes to ASHRAE’s new indoor air quality standard include requirements for multi-residential spaces, environmental tobacco smoke and operations.
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Building Strategies & Sustainability

Water efficiency gains high-performance profile

ASHRAE considers some tweaks to the standard for high-performance green building design at its 10-year milestone.
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REMI Network

Energy guideline targets historical buildings

ASHRAE is targeting energy reduction in historic buildings, with a new proposed standard to prompt conservation efforts.
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REMI Network

Proposed lighting requirements for high-rises

Lighting requirements for high-rise dwellings in the energy standard published by ASHRAE and the IES is open for industry comment until April 24.
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REMI Network

ASHRAE and AIA sign MOU to support industry

ASHRAE and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together in various industry initiatives.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

ASHRAE grant funds HVAC&R student research

ASHRAE has announced the recipients of its Graduate Student Grant-In-Aid Award Program, designed to encourage HVAC&R students to continue their education to help prepare themselves
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Canadian Property Management

Calgarian upholds public image of engineering

Erich Binder, president of Calgary-based Erich Binder Consulting Ltd., has received the ASHRAE Award for Distinguished Service, recognizing outstanding community service that also serves to promote the public image of engineering.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

More acclaim for Seattle multifamily project

Seattle's Stack House Apartments have earned an ASHRAE Technology Award for the engineer behind the multifamily project's innovative and energy-efficient building systems.
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Building Strategies & Sustainability

Montreal firm wins ASHRAE Technology Award

Nicolas Lemire, president and principal of the Montreal based engineering firm, Pageau Morel and Associates, has been named one of five North American recipients of an ASHRAE Technology Award for innovative building design.
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Building Strategies & Sustainability

U.S. reps waylay energy performance standards

Newly passed legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives would enable a pullback on energy performance standards and thwart energy-saving initiatives with a payback period longer than 10 years.
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REMI Network

New ASHRAE guide addresses cold climates

ASHRAE has recently published its “Cold-Climate Buildings Design Guide,” to help designers face particular challenges of buildings in colder locales.
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Canadian Property Management

Canadian students win ASHRAE scholarships

Since 1988, ASHRAE has awarded U.S. $1.45 million in financial assistance to motivate students worldwide to pursue an engineering or technology career in the HVAC&R field.