Editor Robert Beverly serves up a quick review of recent industry news and also lets you know what readers are responding to in the magazine and website. Round it out with some occasional off-topic fun (e.g., music picks, HVAC history) and you've got a quick dose of quality info in the time it takes to get from your parking space to your desk. Go stream or download the newest one now.
HVAC for iPads, DOE/ASHRAE news, and the ES jukebox.
In the podcast's maiden voyage, we look at why DOE embraced ASHRAE 90.1-2007. Elsewhere, green design and refrigerant certification training for engineers come to your e-reader. And what jazz titles join a Beatles "retrofit" on the ES jukebox? 9/7/2011
Leaning on experience and data from various K-12 cities and projects, the author pursues some less conventional design approaches. They may revolve around radiant heating and/or cooling, but depending on school size and other factors, the smart use of heat recovery, DOAS, and improved central plants could also put a project on the HVAC honor roll.