ASHRAE Wraps Up Successful 2023 Building Performance Analysis Conference

September 25, 2023

Embodied carbon and operational energy were the focus of the 2023 ASHRAE Building Performance Analysis Conference held recently in Austin, Texas. The theme of the conference “Holistic Building Analysis: Linking Operational […]


Building Efficiency System Tool™ (BEST) 6.2 Version Is Now Available for Download

August 7, 2023

The Radiant Professionals Alliance’s (RPA) Building Efficiency System Tool™ (BEST) 6.2, an interactive commercial building HVAC system efficiency comparison application, is now available for download here. The enhanced BEST 6.2 […]


2023 ASHRAE Student Design Competition Winners Display Energy-Efficient Building Innovations

August 2, 2023

ASHRAE announced the winners of its 2023 Student Design Competition and Setty Family Foundation Applied Engineering Challenge. The competitions recognize the exceptional talents and problem-solving skills of students in HVAC&R, building sciences, and […]


DOE Announces New Efficiency Standards for Commercial Water Heaters

August 1, 2023

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced three new energy efficiency actions that will save Americans more than $1 billion in utility bills every year. The Congressionally mandated final […]


U.S. DOE Proposes New Energy-Efficiency Standards for Water Heaters

July 25, 2023

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has proposed new energy-efficiency standards to save consumers $11.4 billion on their energy and water bills every year. The Congressionally mandated proposed standards for […]


Rinnai Calls on U.S. DOE to Revise Proposed Efficiency Standards for Tankless Water Heaters

July 24, 2023

Rinnai America Corp., the number one selling brand of tankless water heaters in North America, calls on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to revise its proposed efficiency standards for […]


ASHRAE Awarded $2.85 Million Grant for Energy Code Training Collaborative

July 14, 2023

ASHRAE, along with seven partnering organizations, has announced that it has been awarded a $2.85 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Office for Resilient and Efficient […]


DOE Awards Grants to Eight Projects Supported by the International Code Council

July 14, 2023

In a move to enhance energy efficiency and building resilience, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced plans to allocate $90 million in grants to aid the implementation of stronger […]


ASHRAE Announces Call for Abstracts for 2024 Winter Conference

May 24, 2023

Abstract submissions are now being accepted for the 2024 ASHRAE Winter Conference to be held in Chicago on January 20–24, 2024 at the Marriott Marquis Chicago. The conference will focus on how […]


ASHRAE Publishes First Zero Net Energy and Zero Net Carbon Building Evaluation Standard

April 27, 2023

ASHRAE has released a new standard to measure zero net carbon and energy goals in buildings. ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 228-2023: Standard Method of Evaluating Zero Net Energy and Zero Net Carbon […]

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