Standard 90.1 Addenda To Be Reviewed
- ASHRAE/IES 90.1-1999 Energy Code. Dilouie, Craig // Energy User News;Jun2003, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p20
Energy codes are designed to set minimum standards for design and construction and can significantly reduce building system life-cycle costs. ASHRAE/IES 90.1 Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, developed in the 1970s in response to that era's energy crisis, is...
- 2008 BACnet Standard Covers New Capabilities. // ASHRAE Journal;Feb2009 Ashrae Insights, p2
The article reports that the ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 135-2008 or 2008 BACnet Standard has included a guidance to reduce a building's energy consumption on demand. It notes that a guidance related to the Load Control object is also one of the changes introduced in the standard. Furthermore,...
- New Standard Exceeds Reduction Goals. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;2/28/2011, Vol. 242 Issue 9, p16
The article offers information on the success of Standard 90.1-2010, Energy Standard for Building Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings in the U.S. It states that the standard has gained site energy savings of 32.6% and energy cost savings of 30.1% including plug loads. According to Lynn G....
- Workshops help states meet energy standards. // Buildings;Jul94, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p14
Reports that the Department of Energy is sponsoring a series of regional workshops on state requirements under federal cost-effective energy standards for residential and commercial buildings.
- The European Directive on Energy Performance of Buildings (EPBD)- The EPBD Buildings Platform. van Dijk, Dick; Wouters, Peter; Hogeling, Jaap // ASHRAE Transactions;2008, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p338
This paper provides an overview of the Directive 2002/91/EC of the European Parliament and Council on Energy Efficiency of Buildings and the activities of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) Buildings Platform. The EPBD Buildings Platform is a European Commission initiative in...
- DOE SEEKS ADVANCED BUILDINGS WITH NEW STANDARDS, 'ROAD MAP.'. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;10/16/2000, Vol. 245 Issue 15, p19
Focuses on the United States Department of Energy's proposed standards to make buildings energy-efficient in the US. Partnership with industry and academia on a 'technology road map' to turn commercial buildings into 'high-performance' facilities; Provisions under the proposed standards.
- New Version of EnergyPlus Released. // ASHRAE Journal;Jan2012, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p8
The article reports on the building energy modeling software EnergyPlus v7.0 from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) that is based on standards developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).
- Air Infiltration: The Hidden Energy Efficiency. GILLETTE, NATE // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Apr2013, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p6
The article focuses on the aspects of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), a code step that requires increased energy efficiency in commercial buildings. It says that the code includes a provision that mandates architects and engineers to be aware of air infiltration level in...
- The Inside Scoop; Behind the scenes at AHR Expo. Raiford, Regina // Buildings;Apr2001, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p68
Provides information on the energy standards process developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) for buildings in the United States. Significance of the standard; Ways to reduce energy consumption; Focus of the guidelines developed by...