For many engineers and building owners, integrating lighting control with the BAS has been a game of chance with very poor odds. Those disappointing results are supported by an industry survey that reveals less than 6% of all BAS installations include control lighting.
Many engineers tend to avoid or delegate the nitty gritty of a ground source heat pump system, from soil moisture effects to building system (im) balance. It's time for designers to get in the loop. Learn more about Grounded In Reality in the December issue. Other topics in the December issue include health care HVAC, Boilders, check out the Back2Basics, and more.