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Heat exchangers installed in a hospital to conserve energy promoted growth of Legionella pneumophila in the hot water supply, according to a new study published...more...

California finished in a tie with Massachusetts for first place in a ranking of states employing energy efficiency measures released Sept. 27.

"The states continue...more...

Cornell University has unveiled plans to heat the university with geothermal energy.

Cornell's project, called Earth Source Heat, will research technologies for employing geothermal heat...more...

With approximately 80 percent of exhibitors indicating they will be displaying new or enhanced products, systems and technologies at the International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition,...more...

Zurn Industries has announced the opening of its Dubai facility servicing customers and a network of strategic partners located in the Middle East, Africa and...more...

Editor's Choice

Solar thermal energy: 
Why the wait?

In 2012, Johnson Controls Inc. published a white paper I wrote titled “Solar Thermal Energy: The Time Has Come.” In it, I stated, “Solar heating,...more...

The scalding truth

Imagine taking a refreshing shower, thinking about the day’s activities, when all of a sudden it happens. Whoosh! Someone flushes the toilet, and without delay,...more...

Editor's Choice

In 2012, Johnson Controls Inc. published a white paper I wrote titled “Solar Thermal Energy: The Time Has Come.” In it, I stated, “Solar heating,...more...

Imagine taking a refreshing shower, thinking about the day’s activities, when all of a sudden it happens. Whoosh! Someone flushes the toilet, and without delay,...more...

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) publishes the industry standard for automatic fire sprinkler systems. The standard is titled “NFPA 13 — Standard for the...more...

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Assistant Editor Danielle Galian interviews Gerber and Editorial Director Ashlei Cooper interviews Kohler at KBIS 2016
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Assistant Editor Danielle Galian interviews members from Moen and Navien and Editorial Director Ashlei Cooper interviews Panasonic at KBIS 2016.

Issue Allstar

According to the American Institute of Architects (AIA), “By definition, construction documentation encompasses the preparation of drawings and specifications that set forth the detailed requirements...more...

Issue Allstar

‘Black sky events,’ ‘cascading failures’ and our undervalued water supply

The trouble with our country’s drinking and wastewater service is, typically, there’s no trouble at all. And therein lies the real trouble. “Because the sector...more...