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Real-Time Electrical Rates And Thermal Utilities (July 2000)

June 27, 2000
Research on hourly pricing structures and an ominous power accident spurred University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill) to maximize its energy investment
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Go With The Flow (July 2000)

June 27, 2000
Once much too cumbersome to be practical, the century-old concept of computational fluid dynamics has been rescued by modern computing power.
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Comfort For Vets And Pets (July 2000)

June 27, 2000
Designing mechanical systems for veterinary hospitals requires special attention to correct temperature, humidity, and ventilation levels for creatures great and small.
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Exhausting The Possibilities (July 2000)

June 27, 2000
The last battle in lab ventilation happens on the roof; computer evaluations and other advancements are aiding effective and unobtrusive fume exhaust.
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Current Affairs: Know Your Code (July 2000)

June 27, 2000
What is (and isn’t) the National Electrical Code?
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Outsourcing Our Hallowed Halls (July 2000)

June 27, 2000
Some colleges with large, in-house facilities management departments are looking to outsource some functions to cut costs and overcome personnel complacency.
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Ship Shape (January 2000)

May 30, 2000
Versatile designers, a project manager with Navy training and people skills, and an hospitable hospital earned hvac stripes and the 2000 Engineering Team Award.
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Update: The latest on Legionnaire’s disease

May 30, 2000
Here is the most recent news on Legionnaires’ disease and Legionella control.
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<i>Legionella</i> Lives (January 2000)

May 30, 2000
25 years after a then-mysterious disease killed 34 convention attendees, an understanding of Legionella's biology and current prevention strategies is the best remedy you can employ.
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Current Affairs: Know Your Electrical Enclosures (January 2000)

May 25, 2000
Different types work best for different jobs, writes columnist Tim Coyle.
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