ASHRAE


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ASHRAE

(ASHRAE)
A worldwide organization that promotes the arts and sciences of and publishes standards for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration. Particularly important to green building construction is ASHRAE 90.1, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, a code setting requirements for energy efficiency and methods of determining compliance.

ASHRAE

Abbr. for “American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.”
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