IAQ & Ventilation http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7348/more en Calendar of HVACR Training and Education Events http://hpac.com/training/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> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/training/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/training/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events#comments Air Conditioning AHR Expo Training Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:50:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com Titus Launches Virtual-Reality HVAC Training Platform http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/titus-launches-virtual-reality-hvac-training-platform <div class="node-body article-body">Titus recently launched Titus VR, a technology allowing HVAC professionals to test how products and systems perform in simulated applications prior to installation.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/titus-launches-virtual-reality-hvac-training-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/titus-launches-virtual-reality-hvac-training-platform#comments Air Conditioning Training IAQ & Ventilation Tue, 18 Apr 2017 19:38:00 +0000 31361 at http://hpac.com IFMA Updates Sustainability How-To Guide on Green Cleaning http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/ifma-updates-sustainability-how-guide-green-cleaning <div class="node-body article-body">The 74-page guide examines green cleaning from a facility management perspective, providing the tools needed for FM professionals to understand the benefits and make the business case for a green cleaning program. </div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/ifma-updates-sustainability-how-guide-green-cleaning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/ifma-updates-sustainability-how-guide-green-cleaning#comments IAQ & Ventilation Thu, 13 Apr 2017 14:12:00 +0000 31331 at http://hpac.com A Patient’s-Eye View of Hospital IEQ http://hpac.com/blog/patient-s-eye-view-hospital-ieq <div class="node-body blog-body">In June 2013, I committed to blogging regularly for HPAC Engineering. Through the first nearly four years, I am proud to say, I never missed a deadline—until last month, that is.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/blog/patient-s-eye-view-hospital-ieq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/patient-s-eye-view-hospital-ieq#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Clark&#039;s Remarks Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:27:00 +0000 31291 at http://hpac.com <p>hxdbzxy/iStock/Thinkstock</p> Building-Professionals Roundtable on Zero-Net-Energy Buildings http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/building-professionals-roundtable-zero-net-energy-buildings-0 <div class="field-deck"> Panel takes questions from HPAC Engineering readers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HPAC Engineering assembles a panel of buildings professionals well-versed on the subject of zero-net-energy (also known as zero-energy, net-zero-energy, or net-zero) buildings and puts to them a series of questions submitted by readers.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/building-professionals-roundtable-zero-net-energy-buildings-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/building-professionals-roundtable-zero-net-energy-buildings-0#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating IAQ & Ventilation Mon, 03 Apr 2017 17:44:00 +0000 31221 at http://hpac.com 123ArtistImages/iStock/Thinkstock Optimizing Building Energy Performance Through Commissioning http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/optimizing-building-energy-performance-through-commissioning <div class="field-byline"> By BRIAN RATCLIFF, Schneider Electric, Dallas, Texas </div> <div class="field-deck"> Benefits, types, and the process of this means of managing and reducing energy consumption and related costs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">According to research, as much as 20 percent of a commercial building’s energy consumption can be attributed to poorly operating systems. Commissioning is a low-cost solution estimated to deliver energy savings of 5 to 25 percent in buildings.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/optimizing-building-energy-performance-through-commissioning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/optimizing-building-energy-performance-through-commissioning#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Gold Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:41:00 +0000 31201 at http://hpac.com Kheng ho Toh/Hemera/Thinkstock Johnson Controls YORK EcoAdvance HVAC-Load-Reduction Module http://hpac.com/new-products/johnson-controls-york-ecoadvance-hvac-load-reduction-module <div class="node-body article-body">The YORK EcoAdvance module captures and removes molecular contaminants from indoor air while intelligently managing the flow of outside air into a building.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/johnson-controls-york-ecoadvance-hvac-load-reduction-module" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/johnson-controls-york-ecoadvance-hvac-load-reduction-module#comments New Products Products IAQ & Ventilation Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:43:00 +0000 31141 at http://hpac.com Fresh-Aire UV Mini UV CE Miniature UVGI Light System http://hpac.com/new-products/fresh-aire-uv-mini-uv-ce-miniature-uvgi-light-system <div class="node-body article-body">The Mini UV CE ultraviolet-germicidal-irradiation light system features a new advanced active power supply that accommodates every mini-split-heat-pump brand.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/fresh-aire-uv-mini-uv-ce-miniature-uvgi-light-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/fresh-aire-uv-mini-uv-ce-miniature-uvgi-light-system#comments New Products Products IAQ & Ventilation Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:12:00 +0000 31131 at http://hpac.com Survey: Bad Bathrooms Are Bad for Business http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/survey-bad-bathrooms-are-bad-business <div class="node-body article-body">Americans talk about their pet peeves when visiting public restrooms and what facility managers can do to keep them from walking out the door.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/survey-bad-bathrooms-are-bad-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/survey-bad-bathrooms-are-bad-business#comments IAQ & Ventilation Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:36:00 +0000 31081 at http://hpac.com HVAC in Popular Movies: Did Hollywood Get It Right? 'Don't Breathe' Edition http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/hvac-popular-movies-did-hollywood-get-it-right-dont-breathe-edition <div class="node-body article-body">Ron Wilkinson, a professional engineer who moonlights as a film critic, takes a look at this 2016 low-budget sleeper hit from director Fede Alvarez as part of HPAC Engineering’s ongoing series “HVAC in Popular Movies: Did Hollywood Get It Right?”</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/hvac-popular-movies-did-hollywood-get-it-right-dont-breathe-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/hvac-popular-movies-did-hollywood-get-it-right-dont-breathe-edition#comments IAQ & Ventilation Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:47:00 +0000 31061 at http://hpac.com Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Allied