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June 26, 2019

nZEB guide by ASHRAE: future-proofed, forward-looking building for 21st century!

Finally some more comprehensive nZEB guide by ASHRAE! For sometime now, I was looking for some information and preferably some books or nZEB guide! And my wish came true! One day I have received the mail from ASHRAE stating that they have published the nZEB guide for office buildings. Eager me, I have clicked and […]...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

September 12, 2018

Building our new energy future! Insight from Sheila J. Hayters, ASHRAE President!

In ASHRAE Journal August 2018 I was very excited to find an interesting presidential theme by Sheila J. Hayters, ASHRAE president for 2018-2019. Sheila is the second woman to become…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

August 7, 2017

ASHRAE Fundamentals – Handbook on IEQ and HVAC!

A new book: ASHRAE Fundamentals! I love summers, not only because of the vacation but also because ASHRAE always sends a good book! This time it is ASHRAE Fundamentals! And…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

January 6, 2017

ASHRAE Design Guide for Tall, Supertall and Megatall Building Systems by Peter Simmonds!

One of Swegon Air Academy favourite lecturer Peter Simmonds has published a very good guidebook about high-rise buildings and their systems. And recetly I got remided how good this book…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

July 14, 2016

Book of the month: ASHRAE Handbook – HVAC Systems and Equipment!

A new book to add to my collection and to have something good to read has landed in my mailbox some time ago. An “ASHRAE Handbook 2016 – HVAC Systems…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 30, 2016

New video about “Tall, Supertall and Megatall building systems”!

Watch Peter Simmonds´ presentating about building systems in tall, supertall and megatall buildings. Watch to the video is here (link) and download the presentation in PDF here (link). Peter Simmonds…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

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August 5, 2015

Visitor versus occupants in ASHRAE and European Standards!

There are quite big differences between the European recommendations and those listed by ASHRAE. One major reason is that ASHRAE requirements are minimum code requirements, where the basis for design…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

April 13, 2015

New Active and Passive Beam Application Design Guide is available in our Bookstore!

ASHRAE and REHVA´s jointly published new Active and Passive Beam Application Design Guide is available in our Bookstore for the price of €40 plus postage (link to the Bookstore). The…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

April 1, 2015

ASHRAE and REHVA Jointly Publish Guide to Chilled Beam Systems!

ATLANTA – Guidance on designing chilled-beam systems is contained in a new book from ASHRAE and the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Associations (REHVA). The “Active and Passive…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

February 13, 2015

Preview of Active and Passive Beam Application Design Guide!

Check out 16 pages from the newest Active and Passive Beam Application Design Guide are available here for download (link for download here)! The guide was written as a joint…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

February 11, 2015

Active and passive beam application design guide!

The idea of a cooperative project between ASHRAE and REHVA first came up as an idea during the Clima 2010 conference. A few months later a joint team was assembled…...

AUTHOR: John Woollett