Recommended Resources

Sidebar: Consulting-Specifying Engineer HVAC Special Report

03/18/2009


www.amca.org —Certified Rating Program standards for air handling and control equipment as mentioned in the article, as well as educational manuals such as AMCA 200, Air Systems; AMCA 201, Fans and Systems; and AMCA 202, Troubleshooting.
www.energydesignresources.com —Design briefs for engineers and architects.
www.peci.org/ftguide —Functional commissioning tests for RTUs.
www.CEE1.org —The Consortium for Energy Efficiency, which sets specifications for use by energy efficiency programs.
www.acca.org/quality —Downloadable Quality Installation Standard plus standards and information on QI verification protocols, quality maintenance, and quality restoration.
wcec.ucdavis.edu —The Western Cooling Efficiency Center at University of California -
www.mason-industries.com/masonind/private/files/pdf/sd100.pdf
www.epa.gov/ozone/title6/phaseout/Factsheetprecharged.html —U.S. EPA, Fact Sheet: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking—Ban on Sale or Distribution of Pre-Charged Appliances. This site has a link to the transcript referenced in the article, which includes detailed critiques by AHRI, Danfoss, Johnson Controls, and other industry stakeholders.





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