Green products, technologies, trends and solutions will be in the spotlight when the 2009 AHR Expo opens on January 26 at Chicago's McCormick Place.
As it did last year, the Expo will place special emphasis on environmentally friendly and energy-efficient products and technologies. Green building, sustainable design and renewable energy also will be among the topics covered in a variety of seminars and presentations open to Expo attendees.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will host an information booth as well as conduct an educational session on its Energy Star program.
The Partnership for Environmental Leadership, a collaboration of industry associations, will provide free access to hands-on learning opportunities and demonstrations of innovative technologies in its HVAC Mobile Green Classroom.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) will present a full-day educational program on its LEED green building rating system.
ASHRAE will offer a number of seminars on a variety of green topics.