Quantifying the financial benefits of multifamily retrofits

Quantifying the financial benefits of multifamily retrofits

There are nearly half a million multifamily units in Chicago. More than 60% of low-income individuals living in multifamily buildings in Chicago reside in buildings that are more than 75 years old. This situation presents significant potential for energy savings.

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Rehabilitation of multifamily homes boosts efficiency

Rehabilitation of multifamily homes boosts efficiency

Rea Ventures Group partnered with Southface Energy Institute, a member of the U.S. Department of Energy's Partnership for Home Innovation Building America research team, to develop a prescriptive approach for rehabilitating a portfolio of rural multifamily rental properties in Georgia.

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Aging building gets new energy efficient life

Aging building gets new energy efficient life

Massachusetts project converts school into 12 high-performance apartments that capitalizes on solar water heating technology.

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VRF system brings efficiency to historic building

VRF system brings efficiency to historic building

Mackie Building poses challenges for installation of LG solution

LG Launches Appliance Division for Builders

LG Launches Appliance Division for Builders

The division will provide appliances for every type of home, including different styles, functions, budget, and life-stage.

LG’s VRF system delivers comfort to historic mixed-use site

LG’s VRF system delivers comfort to historic mixed-use site

Solution integrates seamlessly with The Mill's water-source geothermal system for high energy efficiency

New Urbanism Designer Joining EEBA Summit Panel

New Urbanism Designer Joining EEBA Summit Panel

One panel discussion will feature professionals from the greater Atlanta market, one of the hotbeds for sustainable development and home building.

EEBA takes summit to new level

EEBA takes summit to new level

Annual event revamped with stronger focus on high-performance building

VRF solution provides efficiency for luxury residential retrofit

VRF solution provides efficiency for luxury residential retrofit

LG heat recovery system produces cost savings for facility owner

Mich. community pool increases IAQ, energy efficiency with retrofit

Mich. community pool increases IAQ, energy efficiency with retrofit

HVAC contractor fast tracks 50-ton dehumidifier installation with a quick payback

Multifamily Reuse Project Aiming for LEED Gold

Multifamily Reuse Project Aiming for LEED Gold

While many of the best breakthrough designs start from the ground up, others adapt the old to make something completely new.

Is your LED retrofit safe?

Is your LED retrofit safe?

UL provides safe path for new lighting technologies to be installed into commercial buildings

LG HVAC units key to successful restoration of historic Texas building

LG HVAC units key to successful restoration of historic Texas building

First water-cooled system in San Antonio installed at Bexar County Courthouse.

Retrofitted low-income housing meets Passive House standards

Retrofitted low-income housing meets Passive House standards

Last year, the 50-year-old buildings that now make up Weinberg Commons were neglected, run-down, and empty.

AHR a showcase of 'best' products (video)

AHR a showcase of 'best' products (video)

Such events provide opportunities for those inside and outside the heating, ventilation, cooling and refrigeration industries to see the latest technology and what is coming.




2016 AHR Expo to showcase HVACR industry’s latest technologies

2016 AHR Expo to showcase HVACR industry’s latest technologies

More than 2,000 exhibitors expected to be part of annual show, to be held in Orlando.

High performance sealant tackles the tough building envelope details

High performance sealant tackles the tough building envelope details

Builders know the devil is in the details, and window and siding sealant can help get those details right.




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