According to the New Buildings Institute, 10 billion square feet of new commercial space is expected to be built in the U.S. by 2010 — enough to cover an area larger than the entire city of New York. That is why the institute says it developed its Advanced Building Guidelines.
The National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) announced that it has formed an alliance with Aircuity Inc. in order to respond to a rise in health problems attributed to poor indoor air quality (IAQ).
The most innovative products on display at the 2003 International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo®) in Chicago, IL, will be selected as winners of the inaugural AHR Expo Innovation Awards in seven different categories.
College students around the country are completing 14 custom-designed solar-powered homes, and within a few days each house will be transported to the nation’s capital for the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) first-ever Solar Decathlon.