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CONTENTS 20
Features

Vol. 53, No. 5|May 2011

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Just Right & Airtight
By Ty Newell; Ben Newell

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Standing Columns
Building Sciences
By Joseph W. Lstiburek, Ph.D., P .Eng.

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68

Seismic Restraint
By James R. Tauby, P .E.

Plug Load Design Factors
By Christopher K. Wilkins, P .E.; Mohammad H. Hosni, Ph.D.

Solar NZEB Project

2011 ASHRAE TECHNOLOGY AWARDS State-of-Art School
By Derek A. Crowe, P .E.

Comfort Conditioning and Indoor Air Quality

Emerging Technologies
Cool and Dry Comfort
By John Dieckmann; Alissa Cooperman; James Brodrick, Ph.D.

Green School Lab

By Robert H. Thompson, P .E.

IAQ Applications
By Paul Francisco

Eco-Friendly, Affordable, School

Weatherization and Indoor Air Quality

By Jean Molina, eng.; Chantale Bourdages, eng.

Special Section
InfoCenter

Washington Report
Reflecting on Progress Of Building Performance
By Mark Ames

Departments
4 6 14 18 Commentary Industry News Letters Meetings and Shows 107 109 110 112 Products People Classified Advertising Advertisers Index

International Column
Revision of EU Energy Performance Directive
By Chris Breslin and Tim Dwyer, CEng.

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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011
Contents
Commentary
Industry News
Letters
Meetings and Shows
Feature Articles
Seismic Restraint
Plug Load Design Factors
Technology Award Case Studies:
State-of-Art School
Green School Lab
Eco-Friendly, Affordable, School
Building Sciences
Special Section
InfoCenter
Solar NZEB Project
Emerging Technologies
IAQ Applications
Washington Report
International Column
Products
People
Classified Advertising
Advertisers Index
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - Commentary
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - Letters
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - Meetings and Shows
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - Seismic Restraint
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - International Column
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - Products
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ASHRAE Journal - May 2011 - People
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