Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency April 23, 2019

Campus Energy 2019: Presentations

Learn about the presentations from Campus Energy 2019.

By Affiliated Engineers
Energy Efficiency April 11, 2019

Building Energy Modeling: Present state and progress

Research shows that we need more modeling to replace design rules of thumb ensuring that occupants are comfortable, healthy, and productive.

By Sagar Rao, LEED AP GA
Energy Efficiency March 29, 2019

Designing high-tech K-12 schools: Codes and standards

The technology at play in today’s K-12 schools is evolving rapidly—inside the classrooms, and in the various systems behind the scenes. Engineers handling such projects, whether the work is on new facilities or retrofits, have their work cut out for them, especially when it comes to adhering to codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency March 25, 2019

Designing high-tech K-12 schools: Sustainable buildings and energy efficiency

The technology at play in today’s K-12 schools is evolving rapidly—inside the classrooms, and in the various systems behind the scenes. Engineers handling such projects, whether the work is on new facilities or retrofits, have their work cut out for them, especially when it comes to sustainable buildings and energy efficiency.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency March 15, 2019

Neil Churman Sits Down With Environmental Business Journal

Recently Neil Churman, Director at 7 Mile Advisors, sat down with the Environmental Business Journal to answer their questions regarding 2018 M&A trends.

By Neil Churman
Energy Efficiency March 12, 2019

Video: Driving to Outcomes: How Evolving Energy Performance Policies Impact the Building Process

This session examines current and proposed outcomebased code provisions (including recent guidance from the NIBS) and how Cx providers and others focused on energy performance can assist building owners in achieving goals.

By Cx Energy
Energy Efficiency February 25, 2019

Backdraft damper

Designed to open by air pressure differential and close by gravity, backdraft dampers can be used as exhaust or intake dampers.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency February 22, 2019

Optimized heating with low-grade waste-heat recovery

Hydronic heating systems remain an energy-efficient and effective means to distribute low-grade waste heat throughout a high-performance building.

By Robert Thompson, PE, SmithGroup, Phoenix
Energy Efficiency February 13, 2019

Designing flexible, complex office buildings: Sustainable buildings/energy efficiency

Mixed-use office buildings demand a great deal of expertise, flexibility, and complex technology, making them more challenging than one might expect. Engineers with experience handling office buildings share advice and a glimpse into the future regarding sustainability and energy efficiency.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Energy Efficiency February 13, 2019

Designing flexible, complex office buildings: Codes and standards

Mixed-use office buildings demand a great deal of expertise, flexibility, and complex technology, making them more challenging than one might expect. Engineers with experience handling office buildings share advice and a glimpse into the future regarding codes and standards.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer