HVAC

ASHRAE

Canadian Facility Management & Design

ASHRAE grant funds HVAC&R student research

ASHRAE has announced the recipients of its Graduate Student Grant-In-Aid Award Program, designed to encourage HVAC&R students to continue their education to help prepare themselves
ASHRAE

CondoBusiness

Enercare acquires HVAC services and repair firm

Enercare Inc., a Canadian home and commercial services and energy solutions company, has announced a wholly-owned subsidiary of its Enercare Solutions Inc. will acquire SEHAC
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Building Strategies & Sustainability

Energy efficiency standards to follow U.S. lead

Forthcoming updates to product performance requirements will be the first regulatory amendments since Natural Resources Canada and the U.S. Department of Energy signed an agreement aimed at harmonizing the two counties' energy efficiency standards and test procedures for rating equipment efficiency.
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REMI Network

New ASHRAE guide addresses cold climates

ASHRAE has recently published its “Cold-Climate Buildings Design Guide,” to help designers face particular challenges of buildings in colder locales.
Tax relief

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Calgary buildings dominant in IAQ awards

Recipients of the National Air Filtration Association sponsored awards must provide details of the steps they've taken to improve air filtration and HVAC system hygiene.
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REMI Network

NAFA announces Clean Air Award recipients

The National Air Filtration Association (NAFA) presented several Canadian building owners and managers with Clean Air Awards at its annual conference in Aspen, Colorado. The
Air Quality

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Improving indoor air quality

The HVAC industry is improving indoor air quality through facilities and buildings by combining new air purification technologies.
energy-efficient

Building Strategies & Sustainability

Recovering energy using HVAC heat pipes

Mazen Awad of Heat Pipe Technology Inc. explains how building owners can use heat pipes to recover energy.
ASHRAE

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Optimizing HVAC controls

Optimized HVAC control strategies can help save energy and can identify problem areas within a building.
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Canadian Property Management

Five ways to reduce HVAC system costs

Through a combination of smart purchasing, maintenance programs and strategic planning, building managers ...
REMI

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Cleaning and maintaining HVAC systems

What are the standard rules for cleaning and maintaining HVAC systems? The National Air Duct Cleaners Association's executive director, Jodi Araujo, weighs in.
Sally-Thompson

CondoBusiness

Seasonal heat-cool changeover

Why do many highrise condominiums overheat in spring? Halsall Associates' executive vice-president, Sally Thompson, provides insight.
REMI

Canadian Property Management

Ventilation for acceptable air quality

The most recent edition of ASHRAE standard 62.1 specifies 17 cubic feet per minute of fresh air per occupant as the minimum acceptable ventilation level ...
REMI

Canadian Property Management

Underfloor air distribution

Textile ducts are now being introduced inside underfloor air distribution systems to transfer and distribute the supply air to exact zones of the system.
REMI

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Utilizing site-recovered energy

Many commercial building owners are turning to energy recovery ventilation technology that recovers energy on-site and reuses it to reduce the demand ...