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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 Reaches Highest Membership in 14 Years
July 25, 2016
ATLANTA – ASHRAE, long known for its contributions to the built environment technology industry, now boasts more than 56,000 members.
- Technical Program Set for ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA SimBuild 2016: Building Performance Modeling Conference
July 8, 2016
ATLANTA – The technical program has been set for the ASHRAE and IBPSA-USA SimBuild 2016: Building Performance Modeling Conference.
- ASHRAE Wraps UP 2016 Annual Conference
July 8, 2016
ATLANTA – St. Louis served as the gateway to the future of HVAC&R as host to the ASHRAE 2016 Annual Conference, held there June 25-29. Nearly 1,800 people attended.
- ASHRAE Installs New Officers, Directors
June 27, 2016
ST. LOUIS – ASHRAE has installed new officers and directors for 2016-17 at its Annual Meeting held here June 25-29.