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Rinnai Calls on U.S. DOE to Revise Proposed Efficiency Standards for Tankless Water Heaters

July 24, 2023

Rinnai America Corp., the number one selling brand of tankless water heaters in North America, calls on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to revise its proposed efficiency standards for […]

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ASHRAE Awarded $2.85 Million Grant for Energy Code Training Collaborative

July 14, 2023

ASHRAE, along with seven partnering organizations, has announced that it has been awarded a $2.85 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Office for Resilient and Efficient […]

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DOE Awards Grants to Eight Projects Supported by the International Code Council

July 14, 2023

In a move to enhance energy efficiency and building resilience, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced plans to allocate $90 million in grants to aid the implementation of stronger […]

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ASHRAE Announces Call for Abstracts for 2024 Winter Conference

May 24, 2023

Abstract submissions are now being accepted for the 2024 ASHRAE Winter Conference to be held in Chicago on January 20–24, 2024 at the Marriott Marquis Chicago. The conference will focus on how […]

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ASHRAE Publishes First Zero Net Energy and Zero Net Carbon Building Evaluation Standard

April 27, 2023

ASHRAE has released a new standard to measure zero net carbon and energy goals in buildings. ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 228-2023: Standard Method of Evaluating Zero Net Energy and Zero Net Carbon […]

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U.S. DOE Announces the 21st Annual Solar Decathlon Winners

April 26, 2023

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the winners of the 21st annual Solar Decathlon®, the DOE’s longest-running student competition. The annual collegiate contest challenges the next generation of […]

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USGBC Opens Second Public Comment for the LEED v4 Energy Update

April 26, 2023

An update to LEED v4 was proposed on November 22, 2022 to reflect a focus on increased energy efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) reductions. This update raises the threshold […]

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DOE Proposes New Standards for Residential Appliances to Save Energy and Water

February 13, 2023

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has proposed new energy-efficiency standards for refrigerators and clothes washers that will lower household energy costs and significantly reduce pollution. The DOE expects the […]

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Updated Building Efficiency System Tool™ (BEST 6.1) Now Available for Download

February 7, 2023

A significant upgrade to the Hydronic Industry Alliance-Commercial’s (HIA-C) Building Efficiency System Tool™ (BEST), the interactive commercial building HVAC system efficiency comparison application, is now available for download. BEST 6.1 […]

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ASHRAE Expands Commitment to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

February 6, 2023

ASHRAE announced its unwavering commitment to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions with the launch of its redesigned building decarbonization webpage and the release of a new Building Performance Standards Technical […]

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