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February 21, 2024
Combatting ageism is integral to preventing labor shortages, workplace tension and knowledge gaps. Individuals of all ages report experiencing age-based descrimination, which looks different for older employees and young professionals. Investing in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion policies to provide equal training and access to equal opportunities regardless of age is not only good business practice, but also results in a stronger workplace. Read more
ASHRAE Academy Decarb Video
As ASHRAE's next Strategic Plan is being developed, ASHRAE's Board of Directors and the Planning Committee would like members’ feedback regarding current and future strategic plans. Learn more about this effort and submit your feedback on the form here. Read more
Of the 43 projects submitted from 37 different ASHRAE Chapters, nine projects were awarded grants as a part of ASHRAE President Ginger Scoggins' Decarbonization Challenge Fund. This year-long competitive grant program implements decarbonization projects within local chapters, through the YEA Committee with outreach from YEA chairs/committees at each chapter. Read more
Live From AHR Expo 2024 - Standard 100-2024 Updates
Live from the 2024 AHR Expo show floor, Glenn Friedman, Jamie Kono, Mike Williams and Drew Champlin as discuss recent updates to Standard 100-2024 and how decarbonization initiatives are shaping the industry. The new Standard 100 addresses key issues of climate change surrounding building performance, including new metrics for greenhouse gas emissions targets, continuing to carry the heavy weight of improving our existing building stock and meeting global climate change commitments.
Live From AHR Expo 2024 - Standard 100-2024 Updates
From left, Glenn Friedman, P.E., Fellow/Life Member ASHRAE; Jamie Kono, P.E., Associate Member ASHRAE; and Mike Williams, Member ASHRAE
AHRI has developed a new interactive map to track changes to codes and legislation related to the A2L refrigerants transition. This tool will be valuable for equipment manufacturers, authorities, building inspectors, fire marshals, officials and lawmakers seeking information about applicable codes, legislation and standards. Read more
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