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 ...

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...

Joel_Primeau_100.jpg ASHRAE HVAC Design Training

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...

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...

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...

Congratulations University of Central Florida - Student Design Competition

ASHRAE Announces Recipients of Student Design Competition; Applied Engineering Challenge ATLANTA - Students who took part in ASHRAE´s 2014 Student Design Competition were challenged to do research and design for a research and design development facility. The 2014 student competition focuses on a...

Record Attendance Set for ASHRAE Winter Conference, AHR Expo 2015

ATLANTA – Attendance at the recent ASHRAE Winter Conference and AHR Expo exceeded expectations with record numbers shown for both. The 2015 ASHRAE Winter Conference, was held Jan. 24-28, with the AHR Expo held Jan. 26-28, Chicago. ASHRAE broke records for attendance at a Winter Conference wit...

ASHRAE proposes expansion of climate zones for Standar 90.1 2013

ATLANTA – New proposed climate data could make the ASHRAE/IES energy standard more applicable for global use. Addendum w is one of 10 proposed addenda to ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013,Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, open for public...

President - ASHRAE meets Technology Need

ASHRAE welcomes you to AHR Expo. The success of the show is evidence of the continuing demand for new HAVAC&R information and technology. ASHRAE is committed to helping its member globally meet that need. This year, I chose my presidential theme of "People, Passion and Performance." and you&acu...