Smart Strategies to Stay Cool

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Learn how to get the most bang for your energy bucks.





The rapid rise in energy costs demands efficient cooling strategies. Learn how Return to BUILDINGSVIP home pageto keep your cooling system in shape and get the most bang for your energy bucks. 


Learning Objectives
  • Understand best practices for HVAC maintenance.
  • Learn how to increase your cooling system’s efficiency.
  • See how to pinpoint sources of hidden energy waste during warmer months.
  • Discover sustainable ways to complement your cooling efforts.



Ted Ross
Owner, Ted Ross Consulting, LLC


Ted Ross serves the commercial, condominium and rental communities in the greater Washington, DC area with 30 plus years of experience in mechanical systems.  Navy trained, he has been locally groomed in heating, ventilation and air conditioning, computerized mechanical systems monitoring, boilers, piping systems, energy auditing and systems troubleshooting.


Mr. Ross is active in various trade and professional associations and a frequent speaker on energy management at industry conferences and trade shows. He is an instructor for the National Association of Power Engineers Educational Foundation (NAPEEF) and the Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI). He has also lectured on various subjects at the Washington Metropolitan Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (WMCCAI) and he is a regular speaker at various training seminars with the Property Managers Association (PMA).