Mechanical & Electrical Systems en Supporting Sustainable Schools <div class="field-byline"> Jason Hartke </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How the Better Buildings Challenge is helping universities, colleges, and K-12 school districts set and realize sustainability goals.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Green Design & Buildings Sustainability Initiatives Mechanical & Electrical Systems Silver Sat, 01 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0000 64941 at State waiver will fast-track air conditioning installation at 12 Baltimore County schools <div class="node-body article-body">County will be able to solicit bids before state allocates funding for the installations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mechanical & Electrical Systems Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:13:00 +0000 64041 at <p>Southwest Academy is one of the Baltimore County schools that will have air conditioning installed sooner than expected.</p> WJZ-TV California university brews up new lab space <div class="node-body blog-body">Cal Poly Pomona is constructing a microbrewery and brewery-restaurant that will give students lab space to apply what they learn in brewing class.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mechanical & Electrical Systems Schoolhouse Beat Tue, 08 Jul 2014 02:46:00 +0000 43891 at Penn State construction may cause traffic delays <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Construction at Pennsylvania State University will likely cause major traffic this summer. Construction crews are scheduled to replace a 100-year old water line on College Avenue, which is one the college&rsquo;s busiest street. Work will take place Monday-Saturday 7 a.m. -11 p.m. and on Sunday 9a.m.-5 p.m. Approximately 3,000 feet of the water line will be replaced.&nbsp;</p> </div> Mechanical & Electrical Systems Mon, 12 May 2014 18:07:00 +0000 42721 at Brown University upgrades its largest research center <div class="field-byline"> Jill Nolin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Barus & Holley Hall/Prince Laboratory Building's infrastructure had not been renovated since 1965. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mechanical & Electrical Systems Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:24:00 +0000 41201 at Regan Communications Group Improving Learning With Better Air Quality <div class="field-byline"> Nina Wolgelenter </div> <div class="field-deck"> Regardless of a building’s age, strategies can be incorporated to fulfill comfort needs and financial responsibilities, and allay IAQ concerns. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Strategies can be incorporated in any building, regardless of age, to fulfill comfort needs and financial responsibilities, and allay IAQ concerns.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Mechanical & Electrical Systems Tue, 12 Feb 2013 16:52:00 +0000 21161 at <p> Iowa State University solved comfort and IAQ issues resulting from stagnant hot air with a natural ventilation approach by installing 10 ceiling fans of various sizes around the upper indoor track in its recreation facility. Photo: Big Ass Fans</p> Facility Planning: The Iceman Cometh <div class="node-body blog-body">Consider thermal ice storage to save money and increase efficiency.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Facility Planning Energy Management Mechanical & Electrical Systems Facility Planning Tue, 12 Feb 2013 14:49:00 +0000 21121 at <p> James Rydeen, ATS&amp;R</p> Modern Efficiencies for Healthy Schools <div class="field-byline"> Adam VanOort </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HVAC control innovations can help schools and universities control costs and increase comfort.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Building Controls HVAC Mechanical & Electrical Systems Sat, 01 Sep 2012 16:00:00 +0000 5514 at <p> Managing school energy use requires understanding on how spaces are being used, which rooms are occupied at what times, and how effectively the various systems in the facility are performing.</p> Strategies for Success: Energy/HVAC for Healthy Schools <div class="field-byline"> Ernie MacFerran </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hillsborough County (Fla.) School District and how it handles energy costs and efficiency.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> HVAC Mechanical & Electrical Systems Sun, 01 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 9605 at Stretching Energy Dollars for Healthy Schools <div class="field-byline"> Timothy Angerame </div> <div class="field-deck"> Web-based monitoring offers an important risk-management strategy leading to verifiable and durable energy-demand reductions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Web-based monitoring can help schools reduce energy demands.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> HVAC Lighting Mechanical & Electrical Systems Green Wed, 01 Jun 2011 16:00:00 +0000 10602 at