Sheet metal & Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association

Regulatory and Legislative

See SMACNA's Advocacy page for a complete list of issues and policies.


Energy market study shows vast commercial potential of CHP

A new U.S. Department of Energy report “Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Technical Potential in the United States,” provides impressive data on the potential of CHP in commercial buildings and industrial facilities throughout the U.S.

SMACNA helps DOE finalize new efficiency standards

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has unveiled new efficiency standards for commercial air conditioners and furnaces. The new standards will save more energy than any other standard issued by the department to date.

New CFIRE Report Presents Ways to Finance Energy Projects in Buildings

The new CFIRE Report examines the current and potential roles of three key equity investing structures in capitalizing the sustainable and energy-efficient development and retrofit of investment-grade commercial buildings and renewable-energy production.

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