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Online Course: Commercial Building Energy Audits

October 27, 2020
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Online Course: Commercial Building Energy Audits

Proudly Sponsored by:

Hawaii Energy

Professional Development Program

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 / 9:00am – 12:00pm HST 

 Wednesday, October 28, 2020 / 9:00am – 12:00pm HST

Update:  6 PDH are available for this course

Registration closes October 22, 5:00 pm

Registration limited to the first 100 participants

Barry Abramson, P.E.

Commercial Building Energy Audits

This 6-hour seminar will be held over two days and will provide guidance on how to perform commercial building energy audits. Best practices and other information relevant for building owners, managers and government entitles are covered. The seminar includes a summary of materials essential for performing ASHRAE Level 1, 2 and 3 audits, time-saving tips for every auditor, how to hire an auditor, what to ask for in a comprehensive audit report, and how to build a successful energy efficiency retrofit team.  

This ALI course/seminar may be a suitable resource to help prepare for a Certification exam or earn PDHs for recertification. Meeting will be presented via GoToMeeting. Electronic copy of the presentation will be provided, 3 months of access to recorded version is included.

Barry Abramson, PE, is Principal of Servidyne, an energy and sustainability consulting firm based in Atlanta, GA. Barry has spent the past 40 years consulting on energy and HVAC issues for existing buildings. He was Principal Investigator for an ASHRAE research project on HVAC equipment service life, with the results published in the ASHRAE Handbook. He is past-Chair of the USGBC LEED Energy and Atmosphere Technical Advisory Group and serves on the ASHRAE Committee for Standard 211, Commercial Building Energy Audits. Barry holds a Bachelor of Science in Energy and Environmental Engineering from Stanford University.

$50/ASHRAE member; $60/non-member
This workshop is typically $400/person to attend. Exceptional savings for this event is available due to Hawaii Energy sponsorship!  6 PDH are available for this course.  


Register by October 22, 5:00 pm.  

The course will be presented through the GoToWebinar platform. Please follow the two GoToWebinar links to register for both days of the seminar.  Upon registering with GoToWebinar, course registrants will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to log in to the course and how to obtain the course materials.

Questions? e-mail us:
Sawinna Huang [email protected] or
Todd Strand [email protected]


$50.00 Member Registration

$60.00 Non-Member Registration


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October 27, 2020

Online Course: Commercial Building Energy Audits

October 27, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Two day online seminar on how to perform commercial building energy audits.

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