Green Means: SAVING

Perenc, Jeff
September 2008
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Sep2008, Vol. 80 Issue 9, p5
The article offers developments on the efforts of several organizations in providing energy-efficient buildings in the U.S. It provides information on the initiatives of organizations such as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) where in they intended pushing more sustainable building designs. It states the exposition and conference organized by Engineering Buildings (EGB) will be conducted in an effort to provide knowledge on energy-efficiency.


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