Energy Regulations will Impact the HVAC Industry in 2018

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In early 2018, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) implemented energy regulations impacting the commercial heating and cooling industry. These new standards will change how commercial rooftop air conditioners, heat pumps and warm-air for “low-rise” buildings are engineered. The goal of these new standards is to improve efficiency and cut energy usage.

The Science of Livability: 8 Tips to Start the Comfort Conversation

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Join Becky Hoelscher of Emerson and Nick Lamb from Butler Heating & Air Conditioning for tips on how you can talk about comfort with your customers. Becky is the director of AC Aftermarket sales for Emerson and Nick is the owner of Butler Heating & Air Conditioning. With their combined experience and knowledge in the industry, they will provide great insight on how you can become an expert on the topic and connect the dots between comfort and efficiency.

Student Perspectives on HVAC Recruiting


The HVAC industry is continually growing.  Check out our podcast where we interview students to hear their perspectives, firsthand, on why they believe it’s important to share their experiences with peers about the UVCC HVAC program and why this could be the right career choice for others as they look at future career opportunities.

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Live at IE3 2018


We attended the 2018 IE3 Conference and interviewed leading contractors and vo-tech students with their perspectives on industry trends, why they choose to attend shows like IE3 and what happens during a day in the life of a contractor.

Young Emerging HVAC Industry Leader – Kevin Dorough


Part 2/3 of Why a career in HVAC?

Emerson meets with Kevin Dorough to discuss how he found his way to the HVAC industry as well as his experiences working through the ranks to create a successful career.

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Why a career in HVAC?


Emerson continues its conversations with prominent contractors. In this episode, we learn about why each of them chose a career in HVAC and hear some of their thoughts on what success looks like and leadership means in the industry.


Pete Lee,

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