Bosch Thermotechnology is launching a national geothermal awareness campaign today, Earth Day 2015, to raise public awareness and understanding of geothermal heating & cooling technology and its environmental benefits....More
Dipper wells are not controversial. Shower valves and tub spout shower diverters are. In their final act, members of the International Association of Plumbing & Mechanical Officials Green Technical Committee worked through public comments on the 2015 edition of the Green Plumbing & Mechanical Code supplement that will be published later this year....More
Sustainability is on everyone’s mind lately. With a drought and water shortage in California, clean water is a subject that demands attention.
With World Water Day taking place on Sunday, March 22, Dow Water & Process Solutions has released a new infographic about how their technology can help lower costs, promote energy savings and reduce the amount of water wasted....More
Over 2,400 exhibitors from over 50 countries are currently gathered in Frankfurt am Main for ISH 2015, The World’s Leading Trade Fair for for innovative bathroom design, energy efficient heating and air-conditioning technology and renewable energies.
My firm, Nelson Mechanical Design, based in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, sells, designs, installs and services every possible way to heat, ventilate and cool a building — with any possible control scheme and any possible delivery system....More
Harvey Hottel, Inc., a highly diversified mechanical contractor headquartered here has been in business for 70 years. For the past 20, they have been doing geothermal installations. “It was a pioneer market back then,” Dick Hottel, company CEO said....More
The $70 million, 69,000-sq.ft. Science Hall facility at Lehman College’s Bronx, N.Y. campus has earned United States Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED Platinum certification, the first City University of New York (CUNY) and university-level teaching and research facility in New York City to be awarded this certification....More
Energy 1 prides itself on being a full-service contractor that can take a project from the drawing board to completion, and then provide full service and maintenance. During the last two years, they’ve brought all their plumbing and electrical design in-house....More
After deciding to create a definition for what biomass is in the Green Building Standards, HPAC Engineering reported that ASHRAE, U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) will draft new standards soon....More
WASHINGTON — With demands for performance improvement, energy efficiency and water savings, the Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense program has released new specifications for flushometer-valve toilets....More
Washington, D.C. — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its annual list of the Top 10 States for LEED, the world’s most widely used and recognized green building rating system, ranking states in terms of square feet of LEED space per state resident. Illinois was ranked as the top state....More