Archive http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en U.S. Green Building Council Extends LEED 2009 http://hpac.com/archive/us-green-building-council-extends-leed-2009 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Green Building Council recently extended the date to which users can register projects under LEED 2009.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/us-green-building-council-extends-leed-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/us-green-building-council-extends-leed-2009#comments Archive Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:31:00 +0000 14711 at http://hpac.com sunstock/iStock Green-Buildings Market Grows to $260 Billion http://hpac.com/archive/green-buildings-market-grows-260-billion <div class="node-body article-body">In 2013, construction of green buildings rose to 325 million sq m of new floor space, with growth driven by economic benefits, rather than environmental ones, Lux Research says in a new report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/green-buildings-market-grows-260-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/green-buildings-market-grows-260-billion#comments Archive Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:06:00 +0000 14701 at http://hpac.com Study Quantifies Health Benefits of Reducing Greenhouse-Gas Emissions http://hpac.com/archive/study-quantifies-health-benefits-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">Reducing greenhouse-gas emissions is good for not only the environment, but human health, a new study shows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/study-quantifies-health-benefits-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/study-quantifies-health-benefits-reducing-greenhouse-gas-emissions#comments Archive Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:41:00 +0000 14691 at http://hpac.com Janne Ahvo/iStock Calendar of HVACR Training and Education Events http://hpac.com/archive/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events <div class="node-body article-body">Are you looking to expand your knowledge and/or sharpen your skills in a particular area of HVACR? Do you have certification requirements you need to meet? Here is a list of upcoming industry education and training events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Archive Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:00:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com Ebola Outbreak Puts Hospital Protocols Under the Microscope http://hpac.com/blog/ebola-outbreak-puts-hospital-protocols-under-microscope <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have picked up a newspaper, logged on to a news site, or turned on the evening news of late, you no doubt are aware of the recent epidemic of Ebola virus disease.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/scott-arnolds-blog">Scott Arnold&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/blog/ebola-outbreak-puts-hospital-protocols-under-microscope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/ebola-outbreak-puts-hospital-protocols-under-microscope#comments Archive Scott Arnold&#039;s Blog Thu, 13 Nov 2014 18:14:00 +0000 14571 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Student Design and Applied Engineering Winners Announced http://hpac.com/archive/ashrae-student-design-and-applied-engineering-winners-announced <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE recently announced the winners in its 2014 Student Design Competition and 2014 Applied Engineering Challenge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/ashrae-student-design-and-applied-engineering-winners-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/ashrae-student-design-and-applied-engineering-winners-announced#comments Archive Wed, 05 Nov 2014 01:53:00 +0000 14491 at http://hpac.com NRDC: Security and Affordability of U.S. Energy Services Never Better http://hpac.com/archive/nrdc-security-and-affordability-us-energy-services-never-better <div class="node-body article-body">The United States is reducing its dependence on oil, slowing the growth of its electricity needs, and making energy services more affordable to all Americans, and smarter use of energy is the biggest reason why, a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council reveals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/nrdc-security-and-affordability-us-energy-services-never-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/nrdc-security-and-affordability-us-energy-services-never-better#comments Archive Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:40:00 +0000 14431 at http://hpac.com Communities Across Globe Take Part in USGBC Green Apple Day of Service http://hpac.com/archive/communities-across-globe-take-part-usgbc-green-apple-day-service <div class="node-body article-body">Hundreds of thousands of volunteers participated in 3,760 service projects at schools in all 50 states and in 42 countries around the world as part of the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council’s third annual Green Apple Day of Service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/communities-across-globe-take-part-usgbc-green-apple-day-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/communities-across-globe-take-part-usgbc-green-apple-day-service#comments Archive Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:11:00 +0000 14411 at http://hpac.com Study Shows Demand
 for LEED-Credentialed Professionals Is Growing http://hpac.com/archive/study-shows-demand-leed-credentialed-professionals-growing <div class="node-body article-body">A study of job postings from across the United States shows demand for LEED-credentialed professionals grew 46 percent over a 12-month period, the U.S. Green Building Council recently announced.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/study-shows-demand-leed-credentialed-professionals-growing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/study-shows-demand-leed-credentialed-professionals-growing#comments Archive Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:12:00 +0000 14371 at http://hpac.com zimmytws/iStock GBCI Introduces Designation to Streamline
 LEED Review Process http://hpac.com/archive/gbci-introduces-designation-streamline-leed-review-process <div class="node-body article-body">The Green Building Certification Institute recently introduced LEED Proven Provider, a designation intended to streamline the LEED project-review process for organizations that have demonstrated consistent excellence in administering LEED projects.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/gbci-introduces-designation-streamline-leed-review-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/gbci-introduces-designation-streamline-leed-review-process#comments Archive Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:11:00 +0000 14361 at http://hpac.com