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Ryan MacGillivray

posted Feb 14, 2014, 2:10 PM by ASHRAE Saskatoon   [ updated Feb 21, 2014, 8:13 AM ]
February 2014
·Technology Award Recipients:
o See the December 3 news release for the ASHRAE Technology Award Recipients.  First place went to a renovation in Seattle - I think there is a tour scheduled at the Annual Meeting.  I believe there is a lot of  great design in our city, and I would encourage you to think about submitting an award application.  Buildings need to be in operation for one year.  Please let me know if you are interested! You also can access the the application forms at the following links:
·New E-Learning Course on Standard 189.1-2011 for High Performance Green Buildings – Energy Efficiency
o   $42 for 12-month access ($50 for non-members)

·ASHRAE GreenGuide: Design, Construction, and Operation of Sustainable Buildings, 4th Edition is now released, with updated information on IEQ.
·April 17, 2014, Webcast:  Buildings in Balance: IEQ and Energy Efficiency
·ASHRAE Learning Institute HVAC Design Training Sessions:
o   Level I – Essentials                   Level II – Applications:
§  March 17-19, 2014 – Toronto
§  March 17-19, 2014 – Atlanta     March 20-21, 2014 – Atlanta
§  June 9-11, 2014 – Atlanta      June 12-13, 2014 – Atlanta
·Society Conferences:
o   Feb 24-26, 2014, First International Conference on Energy and Indoor Environment for Hot Climates, Doha, Qatar.
o   April 7-8, 2014, High Performance Buildings Conference, San Francisco, CA
o   April 24-25, 2014, Efficient, High Performance Buildings for Developing Economies, Manila, Philippines.
o   June 28-July 2, 2014, ASHRAE Annual Conference, Seattle, WA.
o   September 10-12, 2014, ASHRAE / IBPSA-USA Building Simulation Conference, Atlanta, GA.
o   October 2-3, 2014, ASHRAE, International Conference on Efficient Building Design: Materials and HVAC Equipment Technologies, Beirut, Lebanon.
o   January 2015, ASHRAE Winter meeting / AHR Show, Chicago, IL.
o   June 2015, ASHRAE Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.
o   January 2016, ASHRAE Winter meeting / AHR Show, Orlando, FL.
o   June 2016, ASHRAE Annual Conference, St. Louis, MI.

Other CTT information:
The ASHRAE Indoor Air Quality Guide is available for free download at www.ashrae.org/FreeIAQGuidance.
The Indoor Air Quality Guide: Best Practices for Design, Construction and Commissioning provides strategies to achieve good IAQ using proven technologies and without significantly increasing costs.

Advanced Energy Design Guides:  More than 500,000 copies have been purchased or downloaded for free at http://www.ashrae.org/freeaedg.  Do you have your copy?
Ryan MacGillivray
ASHRAE Saskatoon
CTTc Chair