Commercial HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en Emerson Climate Technologies Announces New VP of System Innovation Center and Sustainability http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-climate-technologies-announces-new-vp-system-innovation-center-and-sustainab <div class="field-deck"> Rajan Rajendran to lead new HVACR Innovation Center </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson, has announced the promotion of Rajan Rajendran to Vice President of System Innovation Center and Sustainability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-climate-technologies-announces-new-vp-system-innovation-center-and-sustainab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-climate-technologies-announces-new-vp-system-innovation-center-and-sustainab#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:32:00 +0000 29201 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson, has announced the promotion of Rajan Rajendran to Vice President of System Innovation Center and Sustainability</p> Emerson Five Easy Ways Contractors Can Work With Millennials http://contractingbusiness.com/galleries/five-easy-ways-contractors-can-work-millennials <div class="node-body gallery-body">The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that by 2030, Millennials will be 75 percent of the workforce. With an aging contractor workforce, businesses will need to appeal to and hire this generation of workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/galleries/five-easy-ways-contractors-can-work-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/galleries/five-easy-ways-contractors-can-work-millennials#comments Commercial HVAC Galleries Residential HVAC Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:32:00 +0000 29181 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Appealing to this younger generation of employees will be necessary in the near future, if it isn&rsquo;t already.</p> New Standards for Green Buildings Released http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/new-standards-green-buildings-released <div class="node-body article-body">This week, ASHRAE, the U.S. Green Building Council and the Illuminating Engineering Society released new standards, which they hope will reduce the environmental and energy impact of buildings.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/new-standards-green-buildings-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/new-standards-green-buildings-released#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:24:00 +0000 29141 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>ASHRAE, the U.S. Green Building Council and the Illuminating Engineering Society released new standards, which they hope will reduce the environmental and energy impact of buildings.</p> Greensleeves GEO Wants Geothermal Declared a Carbon Offset http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/geo-wants-geothermal-declared-carbon-offset <div class="field-byline"> News from GEO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Geothermal Exchange Organization has urged the Environmental Protection Agency to recognize geothermal systems as carbon reduction offsets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/geo-wants-geothermal-declared-carbon-offset" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/geo-wants-geothermal-declared-carbon-offset#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:54:00 +0000 29131 at http://contractingbusiness.com Waste Not, Want Not: McKinstry Recycles Water to Heat Amazon's Seattle Campus http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/waste-not-want-not-mckinstry-recycles-water-heat-amazons-seattle-campus <div class="node-body article-body">McKinstry, one of the biggest mechanical contractors in the U.S., is working with Amazon, the biggest online retailer in the world</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/waste-not-want-not-mckinstry-recycles-water-heat-amazons-seattle-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/waste-not-want-not-mckinstry-recycles-water-heat-amazons-seattle-campus#comments Commercial HVAC Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:53:00 +0000 29091 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>McKinstry will heat Amazon&#39;s new Seattle campus with waste heat.</p> McKinstry What Can Small Businesses and Contractors Expect from Newly-elected Officials? http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/what-can-small-businesses-and-contractors-expect-newly-elected-officials <div class="node-body article-body">The mid-term elections are over and many believe small businesses could see some great changes in their favor by way of the newly elected officials. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/what-can-small-businesses-and-contractors-expect-newly-elected-officials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/what-can-small-businesses-and-contractors-expect-newly-elected-officials#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Service Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:25:00 +0000 29071 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Newely elected Congressional officials may improve tax laws for small businesses.</p> Mark Wilson/Getty/November 4, 2014 Nonresidential construction employment falls, other construction jobs on the rise http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/nonresidential-construction-employment-falls-other-construction-jobs-rise <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. lost 1,900 nonresidential construction jobs in October, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/nonresidential-construction-employment-falls-other-construction-jobs-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/nonresidential-construction-employment-falls-other-construction-jobs-rise#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:05:00 +0000 28951 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Construction employment growth for October 2014.</p> ABC Murphy Company Awarded for Energy Initiatives http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/murphy-company-awarded-energy-initiatives <div class="field-byline"> News from Murphy Company </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The St. Louis mechanical contracting firm has been awarded for a second time, for its outstanding corporate citizenship by energy partner Xcel Energy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/murphy-company-awarded-energy-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/murphy-company-awarded-energy-initiatives#comments Commercial HVAC Fri, 07 Nov 2014 20:16:00 +0000 28881 at http://contractingbusiness.com Retrofits, Refrigerants, Energy Efficiency and More Explored at CSG Conference http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/retrofits-refrigerants-energy-efficiency-and-more-explored-csg-conference <div class="field-byline"> News from CSG </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most presentations were related to retrofits and upgrades of central chiller plants, for greater reliability and energy efficiency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/retrofits-refrigerants-energy-efficiency-and-more-explored-csg-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/retrofits-refrigerants-energy-efficiency-and-more-explored-csg-conference#comments Commercial HVAC Fri, 07 Nov 2014 19:48:00 +0000 28871 at http://contractingbusiness.com New HVAC Products for November 2014 http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-hvac-products-november-2014 <div class="field-byline"> compiled by Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">This month we feature products from WaterFurnace, Yellow Jacket, Tjernlund, Trane, Coolfront, EInstruments, Navien, Sporlan, Greenheck and FloodBuzz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-hvac-products-november-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-hvac-products-november-2014#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Fri, 07 Nov 2014 17:48:00 +0000 28851 at http://contractingbusiness.com