Articles by Jen Anesi

HVAC Industry Supports Bill to Repeal Death Tax

Small Businesses, Organizations Speak Out in Favor of Legislation

For small business owners, including many in the HVACR industry, repealing the estate tax — or “death tax,” as it is also called — could have a significant positive impact on those who hope to pass their family businesses onto their descendants.


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Standards, Codes Influence Ventilation

Manufacturers Focus on Product Efficiency, Energy Recovery Options

As buildings are constructed to be tighter and more efficient than ever before, mechanical ventilation has become increasingly important in order to maintain a healthy and comfortable indoor environment. Further affecting the ventilation market are increasingly stringent standards and codes, which are influencing both commercial and residential projects across the country.


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Educators Learn, Network at Workshop

2015 Marks 20th Anniversary of HVACR & Mechanical Workshop for Education Professionals

The need for more HVACR technicians was one of the issues that took center stage at the recent 2015 HVACR & Mechanical Conference for Education Professionals, where industry educators attended three days of seminars, classes, and networking events designed to foster collaboration within the industry.


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HVAC Supports Small Business Tax Relief Bill

HR 636 Would Allow HVAC Companies to Expense $500,000 in Depreciable Business Property

Despite receiving bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress last year as well as support from the HVAC industry and small businesses, the bill must pass the Senate and overcome a veto threat from President Barack Obama to become law.


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Surveying the HVACR Job Landscape

HVACR Workforce Development Foundation Calls for Survey Participants

The more data the foundation can gather, the better the study will be, and the more useful it can be to you. And, when the study does come out, it stands to be a valuable tool for all in the industry to bring to their local school districts as evidence of the success a career in this industry can create.


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House Pushes for Regulatory Accountability

New Bill Requires Thorough Analyses, Increased Stakeholder Participation

The bill would require a thorough analysis of any new proposed regulation, including a cost-benefit analysis. It also calls for increased public participation throughout the regulatory process.


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