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ASHRAE 2016 Webcast on Net-Zero Buildings Set

March 21, 2016
The webcast will broadcast live on April 21, 2016, from 1-4 p.m. EDT Viewers will learn the importance of net zero in the built environment The webcast has been approved for three HSW Learning Units (LU/HSW) by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and three Continuing Education Hours (CEs) by GBCI  

Registration for ASHRAE's 2016 webcast, “Making Net Zero Net Positive: Solving the Efficiency & Cost Paradox,” is open.

Offered by ASHRAE’s Chapter Technology Transfer Committee (CTTC), the free webcast will be held April 21 from 1-4 p.m. EDT.

“The presenters will discuss the primary technical and financial challenges in achieving net-zero buildings,” Nathan Hart, chair of the CTTC Webcast Ad Hoc Committee, said. “Viewers will learn the importance of, and why we should strive for, net zero in the built environment. The focus will be on realistic solutions and methods of energy conservation.”

Presenting the webcast will be:

  • 2015-16 ASHRAE President David Underwood, P.Eng., CPMP, Oakville, Ontario, Canada.
  • Marc Brune, PE, senior associate and mechanical engineer, PAE, Portland, Ore.
  • Philip Macey, AIA, national director of collaborative delivery, JE Dunn Construction, Denver.
  • Paul Torcellini, PhD, PE, principal engineer for commercial-building research, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colo.

The webcast has been approved for three HSW learning units (LU/HSW) by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and three continuing-education hours (CEs) by GBCI. The state of New York recognizes AIA course approval.

For more information and to register, go to www.ashrae.org/webcast.