ASHRAE, U.S. Department Of Energy Renew Memorandum Of Understanding

ASHRAE, U.S. DOE Renew Energy Efficiency Agreement

Underscoring their commitment to improving the efficiency use of energy, ASHRAE and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have renewed a memorandum of understanding. The agreement was signed by ASHRAE President Tom Phoenix and David Danielson, assistant secretary, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, DOE. It represents an update of an agreement last signed in 2011.…

Defining Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

Defining Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its seminal report to Congress on Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in 1989, the HVAC industry raced to provide products and services that would help improve the quality of the air in homes and businesses alike. Almost overnight, the public became concerned with ventilation, filtration, and humidity control…