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Peter D'Antonio P.E., CEM,

Peter D’Antonio is president of PCD Engineering Services (, an award-winning provider of building energy analysis, mechanical/electrical design, and commissioning. His firm’s projects reflect the company’s commitment to energy and environmental design. He has held the role of general contractor, engineer, and planner and is an accomplished author and national speaker on building energy efficiency and sustainable design. His work has been recognized with design and service awards from various organizations such as the U.S. EPA, USGBC, Colorado Governor’s Energy Office, Colorado Renewable Energy Society and the Poudre School District. He is member of the American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers technical committee TC 7.6 – Systems Energy Utilization and is a member of the editorial advisory board for Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine. PCD Engineering has participated in nineteen LEED projects.


Radiant Design: Reviewing Renewables & Beyond

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Here, the author draws on experience to review a number of heating sources and fuel sources with regard to efficiency, pollution, maintenance, and cost. Is a hybrid design selected for the application’s parameters your best path to a balance of performance and expense?
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How to Calculate Backup Power Supply Requirements for Your Facility

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Tomorrow's Environment Podcast

This series from longtime columnist and chronic forward-thinker Howard McKew covers a lot of ground -- from retrocommissioning to systems training, on toward checklists for drawings and tips for meeting minutes. Click HERE to be taken to the podcast page!


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