TITLE

ASHARE Talks Green in D.C

AUTHOR(S)
Ames, Mark
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
ASHRAE Journal;Sep2010, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the appearance of ASHRAE before the U.S. House of Representatives sub-committee and in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). It mentions the Congress calls the agency to testify concerning the green building practices in the country. It also mentions that the agency also appears at DOE on the hearing regarding the green building practices and energy efficiency and sustainable design.
ACCESSION #
53974088

 

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