WBS at the 2015 ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference

WBS at the 2015 ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference

M. Dennis Knight opens ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference in Atlanta, Georgia

As Chairman of the ASHRAE annual Energy Modeling Conference, M. Dennis Knight, Founder and CEO of Whole Building Systems opened the event by introducing the prolific Dr. Story Musgrave, who gave the keynote address.  Musgrave who has had an extraordinary career including being a fighter pilot, a NASA astronaut, a trauma surgeon and has earned seven graduate degrees, encouraged the audience to seek out new opportunities and apply their life experiences to solve the complex issues we face today.

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Dennis Knight Named an ASHRAE Fellow

Dennis Knight Named an ASHRAE Fellow

Whole Building Systems today announced that CEO M. Dennis Knight, P.E., has been elected a Fellow from the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) by the board of directors, the highest honor they bestow. Being designated an ASHRAE Fellow is an honor that recognizes distinction in the science of environmental technology and advancement of the built environment. Fellows are chosen because of their achievement as a researcher, designer, consultant, educator or engineer and their dedication to sharing knowledge with others in the industry.

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WBS Presents on Historic Nathaniel Russell House Museum Analysis

WBS Presents on Historic Nathaniel Russell House Museum Analysis

Whole Building Systems, a highly regarded engineering and energy efficiency consulting firm that serves commercial, governmental, educational, and historic preservation sectors, today announced that it recently completed an Energy Survey and Engineering Analysis of the Nathaniel Russell House Museum, located in historic Charleston, SC.

The findings of WBS' analysis were made public at the recent Sustainability & Southern Historic Preservation Conference, and M. Dennis Knight, PE, CxA – Whole Building Systems’ CEO – made the presentation, which focused on the balance that must be struck between historic building preservation and contemporary technologies for heating and cooling.

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Strategic Planning for Energy Management: Charleston County School District

Strategic Planning for Energy Management: Charleston County School District

WBS today announced that it is deeply engaged with the Charleston County School District (CCSD) to make its new and existing buildings more sustainable, safe, and energy-efficient.

CCSD has recently built many new schools based on high-performance energy criteria. Today, Whole Building Systems (WBS) is performing energy modeling and analysis to help CCSD to bring the existing, older schools up to the same high-performance levels of the new construction, while improving the indoor environmental quality in all facilities.

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