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ASHRAE Recognizes Outstanding HVAC&R Industry Achievements

The F. Paul Anderson Award, the Society’s highest honor, is  awarded for notable achievement of outstanding services performed in the  HVAC&R field. The recipient is Presidential Member Kent Peterson, P.E.,  Fellow ASHRAE, ASHRAE-Certified Building Energy Assessment Professi...

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The "R" - The Coldscape

Issue 47 Logistics Fall 2012 The Coldscape Nicola Twilley   See press about "The Coldscape" onhereandnow.wbur.org. More than three-quarters of the food consumed in the United States today is processed, packaged, shipped, stored, and sold under artificial refrigeration. The shiny, h...

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ASHRAE Government Affairs Update, 1/24/2014

Grassroots Government Activities Report The newly constituted Grassroots Government Activities Committee had its first official meeting at the ASHRAE 2014 Winter Conference in New York City. Bert Phillips of Winnipeg, Manitoba serves as Chair of the Committee. Keith Reihl of Houston,...

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Refrigeration Commissioning Guide Seeks to Ensure Systems Work Right; Free Download Available

ATLANTA – Sixty percent of energy use in supermarkets is attributed to refrigeration, and studies have shown commissioning could result in 7 to 25 percent energy savings. A new guide from ASHRAE outlines a commissioning process that would result in substantial savings. “Refrigeration Co...

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US Senate Resolution - USA Science & Engineering Festival

SENATE RESOLUTION 329—EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR THE GOALS AND IDEALS OF THE BIENNIAL USA SCIENCE & ENGINEERING FESTIVAL IN WASHINGTON, DC AND DESIGNATING APRIL 21 THROUGH APRIL 27, 2014, AS ‘‘NATIONAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY WEEK’’ Mr. COONS (for himself, Mr. KIRK, Mr....

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ASHRAE Government Affairs Update, 1/10/2014

U.S. Senate Expresses Support for USA Science & Engineering Festival; Designates April 21-27, 2014 as “National Science and Technology Week” “If our nation is to remain a leader in scientific research, innovation, and the development of new technologies, the next generation of...

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Revisions to Climate Data Standard from ASHRAE Include New Climate Zone, Climatic Data

ATLANTA—The   newly updated Standard 169, Climatic   Data for Building Design Standards, serves as a comprehensive   source of climate data for those involved in building design, and provides a   variety of climatic information for designing, planning and sizing b...

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