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  • Certification Focuses On Operations And Performance

    The Operations and Performance Management Professional Certification program from the Atlanta-based American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers Inc. helps earners demonstrate their knowledge of the management of facility operations and maintenance and the impact of...

  • ASHRAE Works to Educate and Build Coalitions on Capitol Hill

    During the last presidential campaign, lobbyists took a lot of heat from candidates and the media. The word “lobbyist” conjured images of sneaky special interests cozying up to Washington, D.C., fat cats to push their agendas. In fact, one of the first acts of the new Obama administration was aimed...

  • Stimulus Act Reinforces Energy Standard

    The Atlanta-based American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers Inc.’s 90.1-2007 standard, “Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings,” is recognized through special funding measures in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.

  • Center Sets Standard in Sustainable Community

    The LEED Platinum Daybreak Corporate Center maximizes daylight, water and energy in a sustainable community development on reclaimed mining land.

  • Events: May/June 2009

    Browse upcoming events about sustainability.

  • Events: May/June 2009

    Browse upcoming events about sustainability.

  • Events: May/June 2009

    Browse upcoming events about sustainability.

  • Correspondence: May/June 2009

    Readers respond to articles in previous issues of eco-structure.

  • Initiative Focuses on Zero-energy Buildings

    The newly formed Commercial Buildings Initiative plans to achieve broad acceptance and deployment of zero-energy buildings.

  • Ballasted Roofs Meet Cool-Roof Criteria

    A recently completed study proves ballasted roof systems can shield a building from solar heat gain.