Outstanding Achievements Recognized At ASHRAE's Annual Conference

ATLANTA —Ninety-four people will be recognized by ASHRAE for their contributions to the Society and the built environment industry at the Society’s 2015 Annual Conference held here June 27-July 1. Louise and Bill Holladay Distinguished Fellow AwardRaymond Cohen, Ph.D., P.E., Fellow...

New ASHRAE Standard Provides Method Of Test On Determining Heat Gain Of Office Equipment

ATLANTA – The growing use of plug loads in buildings as well as insufficient data on how much energy they generate present a challenge to engineers in determining how to best cool a building. Guidance to meet that challenge is contained in a new standard from ASHRAE. ASHRAE/ANSI Standard...

CIAR 2015 - MADRID - Spain

The XIII Ibero American Congress of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning will be held in Madrid, Spain, April 28 to 30, 2015. Its central theme is in search of An Efficient Air Conditioning and Refrigeration. Juan José Quixano Burgos, President of FAIAR and ATECYR welcome our community to this ...

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Level I & II Training Offered – Register for Both and Save   HVAC Design: Level I – Essentials When: January 9 - 11, 2017 | Orlando, FL Cost: $1,264 (ASHRAE Member: $1,009)   Company Discount: Enroll 3 or more participants from the sa...

ORCID now in Science and Technology For The Built Environment

ASHRAE and Taylor & Francis announce the integration of ORCID identifiers (IDs) into articles published in ASHRAE’s archival journal, Science and Technology for the Built Environment (formerly HVAC&R Research).  ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a registry of unique re...

New Duct Sizing Calculator Available

ATLANTA – A new duct sizing calculator from ASHRAE and the Air Distribution Institute (ADI) allows HVAC air distribution system designers to more accurately size ducts, especially flex ducts under varying amounts of compression, based on research results. The Duct Size Calculator is a qu...

ASHRAE announces the 2014 Green Building Standard version

ATLANTA - New requirements to further reduce energy and environmental impacts of buildings are contained in the 2014 version of the green building standard from ASHRAE, the U.S. Green Building Council and the Illuminating Engineering Society. ANSI/ASHRAE/USGBC/IES Standard 189.1-2014, Sta...

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©2014 This excerpt taken from the article of the same name which appeared in ASHRAE Journal, vol. 56, no. 10, October 2014. By Mukesh K. Khattar, Ph.D., Fellow ASHRAE About the AuthorMukesh K. Khattar, Ph.D, is energy director at Oracle in Redwood Shores, Calif. He is a past member of ASHRA...

ASHRAE Learning Institute Announces Course Offerings for 2017 Annual Conference in Long Beach, Calif

-- "Complying with Standard 90.1-2016: HVAC/Mechanical" Headlines Field of 10 Courses -- ATLANTA – The ASHRAE Learning Institute (ALI) has announced the 10 courses that will be offered during ASHRAE’s 2017 Annual Conference in Long Beach, Calif. The headlining topic is "Complying w...

Thanks to all that has visited and commented our new website

I want to thank all the people who have visited and commented our new website.  Remember that this page will be a communications tool within our Region. Please, use it. If you have any technical article to post, please, send it to me. Our Region XII website aims to enhance the comm...