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ASHRAE Announces 2017 Winter Conference in Las Vegas

ASHRAE has announced its 2017 Winter Conference and AHR Expo taking place in Las Vegas.

ASHRAE 2016 Handbook Focuses on HVAC Systems and Equipment

Revisions to the majority of chapters, including major updates related to thermal storage and district heating and cooling, are included in the newly published 2016 ASHRAE Handbook – HVAC Systems and Equipment.

ASHRAE Publishes Smart Grid Standard

The new ANSI/ASHRAE/NEMA Standard 201-2016, Facility Smart Grid Information Model, provides a common basis for electrical energy consumers to describe, manage and communicate about electrical energy consumptions and forecasts. The standard is packaged with a User’s Manual.

ASHRAE and AFE Sign Agreement of Understanding

ASHRAE and the Association of Facilities Engineering have signed a memorandum of understanding, which outlines how the two groups can work together toward promotion of common endeavors.

Proposed ASHRAE Energy Simulation Standard Open for Public Review

A draft standard that describes a methodology to apply building energy modeling to the design process is open for industry input. ASHRAE Standard 209P, Energy Simulation Aided Design for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings (pdf), defines minimum requirements for providing energy design assistance using building energy simulation and analysis. The proposed standard is open for public comment until May 9, 2016. 

New ASHRAE Publication Explains the Impact of IT Equipment on Data Center Design

The 13th book in ASHRAE’s Datacom Series, “IT Equipment Design Impact on Data Center Solutions”, is now available. The book was developed by ASHRAE’s Technical Committee 9.9, Mission Critical Facilities, Data Centers, Technology Spaces and Electronic Equipment.

Attendance High for ASHRAE Winter Conference, AHR Expo

High attendance was reported for the recent ASHRAE Winter Conference and AHR Expo, in Orlando. The 2016 ASHRAE Winter Conference, was held Jan. 23-27, with the AHR Expo held Jan. 25-27.

ASHRAE LowDown Showdown Seeks Participants for 2016 Conference

After the success and popularity of the first modeling challenge, the ASHRAE LowDown Showdown will be a part of the ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA SimBuild 2016 Conference, Aug. 10-12, in Salt Lake City, Utah.