Volume 3, Issue Number 7 October  16, 2007

Waking Up To Potential Of Green Construction

Studies of occupants' work performance in green buildings compared to non-green workspace showed people did better on tasks when their workspaces had features like: comfortable temperatures (better clerical performance and logical thinking), higher ventilation rates (productivity increases and reduced absenteeism and illness) and more daylight (better productivity, retail sales and school test scores).

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New Geothermal AAF-HermanNelson Unit Ventilators Combine High IAQ With High Efficiency

New geothermal AAF®-HermanNelson® unit ventilators from McQuay® combine the classroom indoor air quality (IAQ) benefits of unit ventilator systems with the high efficiency of geothermal water source heat pump systems.

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Websites Explain Energy Tax Incentives

The existence of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct) is well known; the fact that it was extended through 2008 might also sound familiar; the financial and environmental opportunities that the Act, and other policies, create for builders, homeowners, and commercial building owners, however, are less understood. The following websites offer a variety of information.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Awards Trane CenTraVac™

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected the Trane CenTraVac™ from the field of past Strategic Ozone Protection Award winners to receive its prestigious “Best-of-the-Best” Award.

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Visit QuickPen at the SMACNA Product Show Booth 313 on Oct. 23 in Las Vegas

Go QuickPen. Go Green.

Take advantage of all the great features of QuickPen’s AutoBid Software and GO GREEN with On-Screen TakeOff!

Visit www.quickpen.com or call 866-799-MORE

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