Eight years on the doorstep, the new standard finally is here. And that's good news for building owners, engineers, architects and HVAC contractors. It will save energy, construction costs and space in commercial facilities, says AMCA.
Tired of waiting for politicians, billionaire Michael Bloomberg told this year's graduating class of MIT engineers that he is pledging $500 million of his own money to push cities, states and utilities to switch to clean energy by 2030.
In yet another sign of its resurgence, the Motor City this summer will open the Henry Ford-Detroit Pistons Performance Center, a $50-million, state-of-the-art facility with energy-efficient HVAC design.
CALL FOR LETTERS: An excellent orchestra, a team sports champion, a successful project collaboration of engineers, architects and contractors all remind us that the whole can be greater than the sum of its parts.