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FREE Online Course offered by HeatSpring: High Performance Building and HVAC 101

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

FREE Online Course: High Performance Building and HVAC 101 APRIL 6 - 24, 2015 A comprehensive free course on building science and high performance HVAC systems, designed for engineers, architects…

Filed under: Online Courses

Keywords: Green Building,Energy Efficiency,High Performance Building,HVAC

0 replies | 1363 views | Posted on: 03/25/2015 | Last updated: 03/25/2015

Seeking Recommendations for an Eco Friendly Gas Fireplace Insert

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Hello out there - Please reply if you know of a super and eco friendly fireplace insert? We've been repairing an old gas fireplace so many times, we just want to do an insert and know that it's…

Filed under: Fireplaces and Stoves

Keywords: HVAC,Gas Fireplace

2 replies | 1136 views | Posted on: 02/28/2017 | Last updated: 09/06/2017

Smart Plug Instant Hot Water Control by Taco: Improves Existing Systems, AHR Product of the Year

by Rate It Green Team

Product Highlight/News: Smart Plug by Taco Product Name: SmartPlug Company: Taco Comfort Solutions News/Highlights: The SmartPlug by Taco Comfort Solutions has won Product of the Year rec…

Filed under: Company News and Highlights

Keywords: HVAC,Hot Water Heating

0 replies | 609 views | Posted on: 03/07/2017 | Last updated: 03/07/2017

Introducing Berkeley Green Group, Rochester, NY

by Ronjf1 // Energy Solutions provider and consultant

Introducing Berkeley Green Group Over 30 years ago, Todd Kiley from Rochester, NY achieved his mechanical engineering degree. That background allowed him to travel the world providing advanced indu…

Filed under: Company News and Highlights

Keywords: HVAC,Emerging Technologies

0 replies | 991 views | Posted on: 03/11/2017 | Last updated: 03/14/2017

Tips and Traps for Low Cost Remote Monitoring in Buildings & HVAC Systems, June 14

by AbbieKnight

Real-time, cloud-based remote monitoring is finally affordable for those of us who are simply curious, rather than just for organizations that have piles of cash and staffers with lots of extra time. …

Filed under: Events

Keywords: HVAC

0 replies | 648 views | Posted on: 05/29/2017 | Last updated: 05/29/2017

Webinar - Diving into Energy Savings Calculations - 11/29, 10am Pacific

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

This webinar will provide an overview of commonly used HVAC and energy related equations necessary for spreadsheet energy savings calculations. Tim will review example facility improvement measures ca…

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: HVAC,Energy Calculations

0 replies | 965 views | Posted on: 11/29/2017 | Last updated: 11/29/2017

IECC 2015: Wisconsin’s new energy code for HVAC systems, August 22, 2018

by Aditya

Did you know Wisconsin recently joined Illinois and Michigan as states in the Midwest to implement the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) 2015 version? This brings many changes and addition…

Filed under: Energy

Wisconsin Green Building Group

Keywords: HVAC,Energy Conservation

0 replies | 293 views | Posted on: 07/31/2018 | Last updated: 07/31/2018

Small Packaged Heat Pumps: Rethinking Everything, Webinar or Attend in Person, Tuesday, Jan 29, 2019 3:30-5:00 PM EST, Syracuse COE, NY

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Heat pumps are a key strategy for eliminating fossil fuel use, being promoted by everyone from savvy HVAC contractors to national environmental groups to city and state agencies, but split system heat

Filed under: Heat Pumps

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,HVAC,Heat Pumps

0 replies | 561 views | Posted on: 01/23/2019 | Last updated: 01/23/2019

Building Operator Certification: Smart Buildings Need Smart Operators

by SPEER (South-Central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource)

Did you know most buildings can cut total energy use by 5-30% while fully maintaining or improving both comfort and function? The national Building Operator Certification® (BOC) Program is the lea

Filed under: Facilities Management

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,HVAC,Lighting,Indoor Air Quality,lighting retrofits

0 replies | 3539 views | Posted on: 02/27/2019 | Last updated: 03/06/2019

Free Basic Residential and Commercial HVAC Systems (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) Seminar, June 28, Torrance, CA 8am-12:30pm

by AidanAnthony // Intern


Southern California Edison, an electricity supply company, is partnering with the South Bay Environmetnal Services Center for a free seminar in Torrance, CA.

This seminar teaches the basi

Filed under: California

California Green Building

Keywords: Green Home,HVAC,Seminar

0 replies | 497 views | Posted on: 06/05/2019 | Last updated: 06/10/2019

All-Day LEED for Homes Workshop, December 10, Grand Rapids, MI

by abu417 // Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

LEED certification is the most well-known green rating system in the world, but how does the new version work with residential spaces such as homes and multifamily?

Join as they take you

Indoor Air Quality 101


Ensuring high ventilation rates to dilute CO2 and other gases that cause negative effects on humans should be a priority in commercial and industrial buildings, but that is not always the case. I

Webinar: Accelerating Heat Pumps - Bringing Sustainable Heating and Cooling to Congregations, May 20, 7-9 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Accelerating Heat Pumps: בַּעֲגָלָא†וּבִזְמַּן†קָרִיב
Bringing Sustainable Heating and Cooling to Congregations Soon and in our Time
Free Webinar, March 20, 7

Filed under: Energy

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: HVAC,Heat Pumps,JCAN,Jewish Climate Action Network,Interfaith Power and Light,Synagogue Council of Massachusetts

0 replies | 361 views | Posted on: 05/13/2020 | Last updated: 05/14/2020

Free Webinar, Answers to Your Unanswered Ventilation Questions, Maine Indoor Air Quality Council, June 4, 2 pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Join us on Thursday, June 4, 2020 for a free, one-hour session designed to answer all your unanswered questions about residential ventilation.

This presentation is designed to dispel the myths surr

Buildings and Our Health - News and Information

Keywords: HVAC,Air Quality,Green Homes,Indoor Air Quality,Maine Indoor Air Quality Council,Ventilation

1 replies | 308 views | Posted on: 06/01/2020 | Last updated: 06/03/2020

FREE CE Webinar: Bad Ass HVAC - A System for Perfect Comfort and Air Quality, August 5, 12 pm EST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Most automotive HVAC systems can provide 5 of 6 key functions of HVAC, yet most residential systems can't provide any.

BAD ASS HVAC is designed to provide all 6 functions, work in 90% of homes,

Filed under: Health and Air Quality

HVAC - Protecting Healthy Buildings with Pure Air Optimization

Keywords: Healthy Housing,HVAC,Air Quality,Indoor Air Quality

0 replies | 523 views | Posted on: 07/15/2020 | Last updated: 07/15/2020

Webinar: Indoor Air Quality in the COVID Era: Commissioning & Construction Considerations, October 8, 2 pm EDT

by EnergyManagementAssociation // Non profit association

In response to COVID‐19, building owners, managers and tenants are rapidly planning how to adapt their current buildings to safeguard against future disruptions to occupancy. A critical part of the

Filed under: Indoor Air Quality

Keywords: Building Commissioning,HVAC,Indoor Air Quality,HVAC Technology,IAQ,Covid-19,commissioning,airflow,covid

0 replies | 47 views | Posted on: 07/30/2020 | Last updated: 07/30/2020

Webinar: The Future Isn’t what it used to be: Occupied Space in the COVID-19 Era, August 6, 1 pm EDT

by EnergyManagementAssociation // Non profit association

While the US has been understandably dealing with the crisis at hand and sorting through the dozens of unknowns brought forth by the pandemic, a major question looms: what will the future hold for occ