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Appliances for the Home: SustainableChoices that Meet Accessibility

Format On Demand: Online
Offered by McGraw Hill Construction
Category Materials and resources

New major appliance design is transforming energy usage and delivering a remarkable choice of features that support the lifestylesof today's consumers. It is, therefore, critical that design professionals understand the new technologies and features that cont ribute to appliance sustainability.

Objectives

  • Explain how new appliance design and technologies improve energy efficiencies and contribute to sustainability
  • Identify guidelines and certifications that relate to appliances, such as ENERGY STAR, CEE, STAR Kr, ADAAG and NSFr
  • Summarize how ENERGY STAR specifications apply to different appliances and how they help achieve LEEDr certification
  • Specify appliances that are both energy efficient and support clients' accessibility and lifestyle needs
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CE Hours 1.0
AIA/CES (LU) 1.0