From the Current Issue of SPRAYFOAM PROFESSIONAL Magazine
Some of the articles in the Winter 2012 issue of SPRAYFOAM Professional magazine include:
-Details on the SPFA Convention & Expo in Jacksonville, Fla., February 12-15, 2013
-Sneak Peek at the Upcoming SPF Professional Certification Program
-Life Cycle Assessment Summary for Residential Insulation and Commercial Roofing
-Prospects for Energy-Efficiency Incentives
-Answers to Questions About Sprayfoam Roofing Thickness and Timeframe
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Industry News and Announcements
SPFA News and Announcements
-CPI Contributes $50,000 to Development of SPFA Certification Program
-SPFA Technical Director Presents at Building Science Experts' Session
-SPFA Hosts Pilot Session at SPF Professional Certification Program
Federal/State Government News
- ASHRAE Volunteers Help Achieve Success for Standard 189.1 in National Defense Bill
- Rep. Peter Welch New Co-Lead for High-Performance Buildings Congressional Caucus
- New Year Brings New Grassroots Policy Proposals
SPFA Training & Certification
Marketing & Industry Promotion
SPF-Related Codes & Standards
Energy & Advocacy News
Updates from ASE include:
-Sequestration: A Potential Obstacle for Energy Efficiency Progress?
-Energy-Efficient Holiday Gift Guide
-Congress Passes Milestone Energy Bill (H.R. 6582) in Lame Duck Session
-CHP Kept Schools, Hospitals Running Amid Hurricane Sandy
-2012 Energy Efficiency Home Tax Credits Update
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On January 8, 2013, at 3 p.m. ET, the Commercial Buildings Consortium will host a webinar on strategies and technologies to improve the performance of small and medium commercial buildings. Lee DeBaillie, Principal Energy Engineer at the Energy Center of Wisconsin (ECW), will present on ECW’s research and modeling of heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems in small commercial buildings. Dr. Xiaohui (Joe) Zhou, Building Energy Efficiency Program Manager at the Iowa Energy Center (IEC), will share information on the research and technology demonstration projects that the IEC is conducting through its Energy Resource Station and other initiatives.
For details or to register for the webinar, click here.
The National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) and the Association of State Energy Research and Technology Transfer Institutions (ASERTTI) will hold the 2013 State Energy Outlook Conference from February 5-8, 2013, in Washington, D.C. The event will bring together Congressional representatives, state and federal officials, corporate executives and industry leaders to focus on state-federal energy collaboration in a new budget and policy era. This year's conference will explore the national energy policy outlook and the state, federal and private sector partnerships that will advance U.S. energy policy. .
More information can be found on the event website
. Early Bird registration ends January 18, 2013.