The U.S. Green Building Council and engineering company Honeywell are teaming up to promote sustainability in commercial buildings, according to a press release from Honeywell.
The nation’s premier HVAC conference will be held January 24-28 at Chicago’s Palmer House Hilton.
Over the past decade, federal standards have helped increase sustainability in the commercial sector through the implementation of energy standards for buildings.
A new report from the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) found sales of HVAC equipment increased 29.7 percent in September 2014 compared to the previous year.
Though HVAC performance has long been a focus of building managers and energy-minded technicians, a new report from the National Institute of Standards and Technology indicated improper installations are the main cause of equipment failures, leading to energy loss.
A new initiative from the U.S. Department of Energy hopes to improve energy savings in the commercial building sector by 20 percent in the next five years.
A new report released by BCC Research indicated the total Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) market is projected to reach $8.1 billion in 2014.
Outfitting an HVAC system with updated coils will not only improve air quality, but also lower your company’s total expenses.