ASHRAE Celebrates 35 Years Of Technology Awards

ATLANTA – For 35 years, the ASHRAE Technology Awards have recognized outstanding achievements in the innovative designs of buildings in the areas of occupant comfort, indoor air quality and energy conservation. This year, a vivarium, training laboratories, a transport center, a hospital, ...

User’s Manual For 2016 IAQ Standard Published By ASHRAE

ATLANTA – A manual to help users navigate the changes in ASHRAE’s 2016 ventilation standard is now available. The User’s Manual for ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.1-2016, Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality, provides information on the requirements of the standar...

2016 Versions Of ASHRAE Refrigerant Standards Published

ATLANTA – The 2016 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards have been published as a package with 30 new refrigerants and refrigerant blends added. ANSI/ASHRAE 15, Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems, and its sister standard, ANSI/ASHRAE 34, De...

ASHRAE Announces Topics For New Building Performance Analysis Conference

ATLANTA – ASHRAE has announced the topics and a call for presenters for its new Building Performance Analysis Conference, formerly known as the ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference. This year’s conference addresses energy modeling, the core topic of the past four conferences, and expa...

2016 Versions Of ASHRAE Refrigerant Standards Published

ATLANTA – The 2016 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards have been published as a package with 30 new refrigerants and refrigerant blends added. ANSI/ASHRAE 15, Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems, and its sister standard, ANSI/ASHRAE 34, De...

Happy New Year 2017

I wish you a Happy New Year, plenty of success, peace, health and love.  I want to encourage  you to attend our next winter meeting in Las Vegas, Nv, next Jan  28 to Feb 1, 2017.     See you there!!   GERARDO ALFONSO...

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...