35th World Energy Engineering Congress

The 35th anniversary of the WORLD ENERGY ENGINEERING CONGRESS (WEEC) at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center will be taking place at the end of the month, October 31 – November 2, 2012. The WEEC is well-recognized as the most important energy event of national and international scope for end users and energy professionals in all…

ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference

Today is the final day of the 2012 ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference. ASHRAE and HVAC industry specialists have traveled from all over to Atlanta to attend panels on topics such as “Lessons Learned from Energy Modeling for LEED Projects”, “Optimizing Energy Performance in Higher Education”, “High Performance Buildings”, “Codes and Standards”, and much more! ASHRAE…

HVAC Preventive Maintenance Programs

With the exception of a few temperate days in the spring and fall, HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) systems tend to run all year. Preventative maintenance is needed to ensure HVAC systems perform at optimal levels. Without maintenance, systems may fail when needed the most. Although conducting preventative maintenance is an expense, spending a…

Preventive Maintenance = Savings!

Preventive maintenance agreements (PMAs) are agreements between you and your quality contractor for scheduled inspections and maintenance of your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. PMAs are generally scheduled semi-annually to maintain peak efficiency, prevent utility overpayment, and avert system failures through predictive maintenance that can help extend the life of your HVAC system.…