AMCA to Present Webinar on New Fan-Efficiency Req’ts in ASHRAE 90.1
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., May 12, 2020—On May 20 at 2 p.m. ET, Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. will present “New Fan Efficiency Requirements in ANSI/ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2019,” the latest in the AMCA insiteTM series of free, professional-development-hour- (PDH-) eligible webinars.
Presented in partnership with ASHRAE Journal, the hour-long event will see Jeff Boldt, PE, FASHRAE, managing principal, IMEG Corp.; AMCA Senior Director, Global Affairs Michael Ivanovich; and AMCA Principal Engineer Tim Mathson:
- Discuss why fan energy index (FEI) replaced fan efficiency grade as the metric for efficiency provisions for commercial and industrial fans and blowers in ANSI/ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2019, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings.
- Summarize other changes in the fan-efficiency section of ANSI/ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2019.
- Describe how FEI can be applied in the sizing and selection of fans for constant-speed and variable-air-volume systems.
- Explain how to find FEI ratings from manufacturers.
“New Fan Efficiency Requirements in ANSI/ASHRAE/IES 90.1-2019” is worth one PDH through Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). It is sponsored by Greenheck Fan Corp., Loren Cook Co., Mars Air Systems, and Ventilation & Fan Consulting Service International. To register, click here.
About AMCA International
Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. is a not-for-profit association of manufacturers of fans, dampers, louvers, air curtains, and other air-system components for commercial HVAC, industrial-process, and power-generation applications. With programs such as certified ratings, laboratory accreditation, verification of compliance, and international-standards development, its mission is to advance the knowledge of air systems and uphold industry integrity on behalf of AMCA members worldwide. For more information about AMCA, visit www.amca.org.
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