The info on WAPTAC is a good start but perhaps incomplete for many trainers. We surveyed our database of trainers and asked them what, if anything, is missing from the free training material out there. The top 3 things…"
"True, no point streaming hands-on training time. But if you do manage to get any live output, a simple Twitter hashtag would be enough to pose some questions, if someone in the room is able to monitor it."
"Retrotec will be there. Ron's going to show off our new Model 1000 fan, and will be passing out information on the free training materials (video and ppt) that we're offering to anyone who's interested (contact me if you'd like…"
For anyone planning to attend ACI's National conference. We'd like to hear what you're hoping to see/do. Who you're looking forward to seeing. What sessions are you presenting? Maybe even meet up once we're there.See More
"Hi Graeme, My organization, NYSWDA, has developed 90 percent of our training curriculum specific to our climate and housing stock. All my trainers are subject matter experts and have attended training in curriculum development and training…"
"You bring up and interesting discussion Don, and I suspect you're right, there could certainly be some communication across corners ect...
However, I would suggest in your example that the number of fans can still be reduced to a…"
"Two fans is all you really need, even if you want specific numbers. But you will have to move one around quite a bit, especially when you start talking about multi-level buildings.
For a townhouse, you equalize adjacent units to the outdoors. To…"
"Blower door testing multifamily buildings is just as useful as testing single family homes. The energy savings is usually correspondingly less, since there's typically less exterior exposure. The big difference, of course, is in learning how to…"
New York is increasing its energy standards and is investigating the possibility of implementing the Passive House Standard for new construction and retrofit projects. Interviewee: Ken Levenson, with NY Passive House Assoc and 475.