ASHRAE proposes standardization of global rating systems

Proposed standard, now open for public comment, addresses lack of uniformity worldwide

By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor | September 8, 2015
A proposed standard from ASHRAE, currently open for public comment, would serve as the “backbone” of building rating systems worldwide. The proposal would address the lack of standardization of the contents of these programs, and ensure that users are knowledgeable about what impacts their ratings, ASHRAE says. The proposed standard from ASHRAE is currently open for public comment.


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