Posts Tagged ‘ASHRAE’

ASHRAE Headquarters Receives Highest LEED Certification

ASHRAE Headquarters Receives Highest LEED Certification

The Society’s office building in Atlanta, GA, which underwent a major renovation in 2008, is one of only six buildings in the state of Georgia to receive a LEED Platinum...Read More...

Introductory BIM Guide Released by ASHRAE

Introductory BIM Guide Released by ASHRAE

An Introduction to Building Information Modeling is available as a free download from...Read More...

Datacom Contamination: Stopping It Before It Starts

Datacom Contamination: Stopping It Before It Starts

While particle and gaseous contamination resulting from dust and dirt can lead to unexpected shutdowns of critical IT equipment, the connection between contamination and hardware failures is often...Read More...

Existing Buildings Highlighted at ASHRAE Summer Meeting

Existing Buildings Highlighted at ASHRAE Summer Meeting

“The vast majority of buildings that will exist in the year 2030 exist today,” said Gordon Holness, ASHRAE president. “If we are to have a material impact on overall energy use, it is through renovation of existing building...Read More...

IFMA, ASHRAE Collaborate on Energy Efficiency Issues

IFMA, ASHRAE Collaborate on Energy Efficiency Issues

The memorandum of understanding calls for sharing resources and collaborating on projects, publications, sustainability research, and educational offerings. ASHRAE and IFMA will also work together on legislative and regulatory issues through their Washington, DC,...Read More...

IFMA Joins Group to Advise Department of Energy on High-Performance Green Building

IFMA Joins Group to Advise Department of Energy on High-Performance Green Building

IFMA has joined a consortium of other organizations from the building community that seeks to provide guidance and technical expertise on sustainability issues to the DOE's Building Technologies...Read More...

ASHRAE Grant Challenges Students On Plug Loads

ASHRAE Grant Challenges Students On Plug Loads

From computers to popcorn poppers to hair dryers, energy use in dormitories often runs rampant due an overload of...Read More...

HVAC Trends: Rejuvenating HVAC

HVAC Trends: Rejuvenating HVAC

By integrating and updating existing HVAC systems, facility managers can realize energy savings and make better use of their...Read More...