Congressman Peter Hoekstra (R-Mich.) has reintroduced H.R. 1241, the “Cool and Efficient Buildings Act,” to set the depreciation period from 39 to 20 years for HVAC equipment installed on or in nonresidential buildings.
Commercial refrigeration manufacturers, represented by the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI), and energy efficiency advocates, represented by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), reached an agreement on federal equipment efficiency standards for commercial refrigerators, freezers, and refrigerator freezers used in restaurants, convenience stores, grocery stores and other commercial buildings, said ARI in a release.
Rheem Water Heaters announced the availability of the new Water Heater Parts Guide 2005 that covers authorized replacement components and parts for all Rheem and Ruud brand water heaters and many other domestic models.
The September 2017 issue features our cover story on how the ASA Education Foundation continues to impact the PHCP-PVF industry through the Karl E. Neupert Endowment. Other features include a preview of ASA's NETWORK 2017, a recap of ISH China, and much more.