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ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is a global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment. The Society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality and sustainability within the industry. Through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education, ASHRAE shapes tomorrow’s built environment today.
ASHRAE's areas of expertise include:
- energy efficiency
- high performance buildings
- indoor air quality
- green building design
- building codes and standards
- data center air conditioning and ventilation
- health concerns such as Legionnaire's
disease and mold growth
- guidance for a safe environment during
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ASHRAE Consumer Center
To help educate consumers about air conditioning, energy efficiency and other issues important to ASHRAE, we have created an online consumer center. The center includes information about:
Frequently asked questions
Energy efficiency in homes
Indoor Air Quality
Proper humidity levels in homes
ASHRAE Press Releases
- ASHRAE Public Review Process Makes for Stronger Standards
July 27, 2015
Numerous Standards, Addenda Open for Review
ATLANTA – Thirty proposed addenda and as well as actions related to several other ASHRAE standards and guidelines are open for public review
- IAQA, ASHRAE Offer Dual Membership Program
July 23, 2015
ATLANTA – A new dual membership program is available to members of ASHRAE and the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) as part of consolidation ...
- ICC, ASHRAE Outline Roles to Consolidate IgCC and 189.1 in Response to Call from Industry
July 22, 2015
ATLANTA - In a deal nearly two years in the making, the International Code Council (ICC) and ASHRAE have signed the final agreement ...
- ASHRAE Continues Growth, Global Presence during 2015 Annual Conference
July 10, 2015
ATLANTA – ASHRAE welcomed visitors to its hometown of Atlanta, Georgia, for the 2015 Annual Conference where major actions included