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Webinar: Green Buildings Can Waste Energy Efficiently

October 28, 2020 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT

$5 – $20
Green Buildings Can Waste Energy Efficiently

This presentation will examine some of the many reasons why green buildings do not always perform as expected, some misconceptions about “high performance” green and sustainable buildings, and some of the risks for designers, contractors, and manufacturers, as well as for owners and operators.

Date: October 28th @ 5pm PST
Format: ONLINE Zoom Webinar

Cost: $5, $10, or $20 donation
All proceeds will be donated to the Greater Vancouver Food Bank

Larry Spielvogel, PE, CEng, FASHRAE, FCIBSE, FSLL
Consulting Engineer, Bala Cynwyd, PA, USA

Larry Spielvogel is a Consulting Engineer in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Drexel University and is a Registered Professional Engineer in 49 States. He is also a Chartered Engineer in England, a European Engineer in all 27 Common Market Countries, an International Professional Engineer in 11 other countries, a Certified Plant Engineer, and has lectured and written extensively.

He is a Fellow of ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers), was an ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer, and is a winner of its Distinguished Service Award. From 2002 to 2005, he served on the ASHRAE Board of Directors and on many standing committees. He spent 19 years as a member and chaired the ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1 Project Committee from 1999 to 2002, which serves as the basis for most building energy codes and is the energy benchmark for Federal tax legislation, the US Green Building Council LEED® Program, and most other green building programs. He served on the IES Board of Directors from 1976 to 1979.

He is also a Fellow of CIBSE (Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers) (England), a Fellow of the SLL (Society of Light and Lighting) (England), an Emeritus Member of IESNA (Illuminating Engineering Society of North America), and a Charter Member of ASPE (American Society of Plumbing Engineers), NFPA (National Fire Protection Association), ICC (International Code Council), and many other Technical Societies.


October 28, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT
$5 – $20
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