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  • Training – Fundamentals and Advanced Management of Compressed Air Systems
    [June 29, 2015]

    Tuesday- Thursday, October 20-22, 2015 FFA Enrichment Center 1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway Ankeny, IA 50023¬†   This October the Iowa Energy Center will be co-hosting two training sessions with Compressed Air Challenge. Participants may register for one or both training sessions below. Fundamentals of Compressed Air Systems October 20, 2015 Higher productivity, reduced downtime, [...]  Read More

  • Webinar – Optimizing Building Performance: Why Energy Should be a Secondary Concern
    [June 23, 2015]

    Wednesday, July 8, 2015 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.     As the building design and construction industry progresses towards its commitment to carbon neutrality, the codes and standards that shape the way our buildings are designed, built and operated, such as IECC and ASHRAE 90.1 are becoming increasing stringent. Elevating the human experience through [...]  Read More

  • Webinar – New Construction Hybrid-Ductless Heat Pumps Study; Resistance is Futile
    [June 17, 2015]

    Wednesday, June 24, 2015 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.     This Building America Program webinar focuses on the use of ductless heat pumps (DHP) as a hybrid “all electric” heating system in new high performance homes. Attendees will hear a presentation detailing DHPs and related energy and economic analyses based on monitored field results [...]  Read More

  • Webinar – Codes and Regulations for Buildings of the Future
    [June 17, 2015]

    Tuesday, June 23, 2015 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Central     This webinar is the first in a series of panel discussions on the future of the built environment, and attendees are encouraged to join panelists in discussing the future of energy codes and regulatory reforms. Guest speakers Steven Nadel with the American Council [...]  Read More

  • Webinar – Benchmarking and Transparency
    [June 17, 2015]

    Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. Central Attendees will learn more about recently released resources geared at helping stakeholders analyze the impacts of building energy benchmarking policies and programs. The Energy Department’s Benchmarking and Transparency Policy and Program Impact Evaluation Handbook provides cost-effective, standardized analytic methods for measuring gross and net energy reduction, [...]  Read More

  • Webinar – An Innovative Approach to Residential New Construction Program Design
    [May 26, 2015]

    Wednesday, June 10, 2015 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Central¬†     There is debate in our industry on the best approach to residential new construction programs. There are also concerns from the building community on the cost and ease to follow program requirements. WECC has designed an innovative program that proves to be cost-effective, [...]  Read More