Aeroseal Grows to Serve 50 States

Aeroseal Grows to Serve 50 States

Aeroseal LLC now has trained and licensed dealers offering aeroseal duct sealing services in all fifty states throughout the U.S. The announcement, made at the opening of the 2017 AHR Expo, follows the addition of an Aeroseal dealership in Wyoming,...

Continuously ventilated bathrooms improve IAQ

Continuously ventilated bathrooms improve IAQ

Common problems like mold around a shower, stale air and musty smells may be affecting a bathroom without the building owner or manager realizing it. Leading ventilation firm Zehnder America offers the following facts about such issues and how to...

2017 AHR Expo begins Monday

2017 AHR Expo begins Monday

The largest showcase of air, heating and refrigerant solutions gets underway next week in Las Vegas, where scores of companies are betting that their latest innovations will bring about new efficiencies to the sustainability market. The 2017 AHR Expo, set...

ASHRAE chooses India as host for 2017 Developing Economies Conference

ASHRAE chooses India as host for 2017 Developing Economies Conference

ASHRAE has announced that its second Developing Economies Conference will take place Nov. 10-11 in Delhi, India. The conference addresses the challenges developing countries face in infrastructure and urbanization as well as air pollution, refrigerant phasedown and lack of trained...

Johns Hopkins buildings earns platinum rating

Johns Hopkins buildings earns platinum rating

The Undergraduate Teaching Laboratories, a state-of-the-art lab space on the Johns Hopkins University Homewood campus, has received the highest certification available — platinum — from the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program, according to the school. The internationally recognized...

Europe property report underscores growing interest in real estate wellness factors

Europe property report underscores growing interest in real estate wellness factors

When JP Morgan Europe released its Europe Property Report this month, there was a new category in their trends coverage – Real Estate and Well-Being. That’s good news for the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) and its WELL Building Standard...

Hoboken condo project offers green, sustainable lifestyle

Hoboken condo project offers green, sustainable lifestyle

In creating the homes at 118 Madison St., Chartier Group, in partnership with Pintak Development, has set out to not only achieve LEED gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council but also to do so while crafting carefully considered,...

Wilde Lake Middle becomes Maryland's first net-zero energy school

Wilde Lake Middle becomes Maryland's first net-zero energy school

Wilde Lake Middle School in Columbia has made its debut as Maryland's first "net-zero energy" school, meaning the $33 million building's extensive solar panel array will help it generate as much energy as it uses. The new school is significantly...

Connected thermostats offer gateway for increasing energy savings

Connected thermostats offer gateway for increasing energy savings

Some 45 percent of homeowners plan to install smart systems or devices as part of renovation projects, according to a recent survey by Houzz and the Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association (CEDIA). Among the top three systems listed in...

Carrier adds Apple HomeKit support to Côr thermostat

Continuing its commitment to create the versatile and interoperable smart thermostat, Carrier’s Côr thermostat is now compatible with the Apple HomeKit, according to a Carrier press release. The HomeKit-enabled Carrier Côr thermostat will be available early 2017. The collaboration between...

Aeroseal, Lawrence Lab develop technology to find, fill building leaks

Aeroseal, Lawrence Lab develop technology to find, fill building leaks

Many residential and commercial buildings leak air like sieves, wasting up to 40 percent of their heating and cooling energy. The primary reason for this energy loss is gaps and holes that exist in buildings’ air ducts. Getting an airtight...

Increasing adoption of geothermal technology leads to healthy environment

Increasing adoption of geothermal technology leads to healthy environment

The global geothermal heat pumps market is expected to grow 12.8 percent annually through 2020, according to new research. The will increase from a production figure of 52,638.18 MWt in 2013 to reach an estimated figure of 119,303.66 MWt by...

A look ahead

A look ahead

Year-end forecasts project significant growth for green, sustainable building industry in coming years.

Report spotlights top trends impacting global HVAC air filter market

Report spotlights top trends impacting global HVAC air filter market

Indoor air quality, green construction spending and maintenance are expected to dominate the HVAC market over the next several years, new research shows. Technavio’s latest market research report on the global heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) air filter market...

Survey: Sales expected to boom in 2017 for HVACR industry

Survey: Sales expected to boom in 2017 for HVACR industry

86% of manufacturers express growing optimism for improving economic prospects

Indiana group hopes to make building one of world's most green

Indiana group hopes to make building one of world's most green

Wayne County, Indiana, is unofficially home to one of the greenest buildings on Earth. Cope Environmental Center staff members are getting settled into their new Sustainable Education Center in Centerville, while final construction is completed, reports the Richmond (Ind.) Palladium-Item....

LG helps Florida AC installers streamline process

LG helps Florida AC installers streamline process

Developers typically want to methodically speed through construction of a building. They want to get it up. Settle in the occupants.

Delta's Mumbai office awarded LEED platinum rating

The Mumbai office of Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management solutions, has achieved a platinum rating under the LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) commercial interiors rating system, according to a press release. The interior of...

Cape Town center a standout for sustainable hospital operations management

Cape Town center a standout for sustainable hospital operations management

A range of green technologies is making the new Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa, a model facility for sustainable hospital operations management. A special double-skin façade and electricity-generating elevators are two of the solutions implemented...

Pueblo PAWS uses donations, grants for clean energy compound

PAWS for Life is dedicated to saving animals. And, the limited admittance shelter in Pueblo, Colo., is doing its part to help the environment. PAWS, built without taxpayer funding, features a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design building, known as...

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