Technology Awards

Formerly known as Technical, Energy and Government Activities (TEGA)

ASHRAE Technology Awards, recognizes ASHRAE members who design and/or conceive innovative technological concepts that are proven through actual operating data. Awards are given for new and retrofit applications for several categories of buildings, industrial facilities and processes. Chapter award winners can be submitted into Regional competitions, and Regional winners are invited to compete for Society level Awards. Applications are judged with respect to energy efficiency, indoor air quality, innovation, operation & maintenance, cost effectiveness, environmental impact and quality of presentation.

Please remember, the project you are submitting must have been successfully operating for at least one year at the time of entry.

Society level award winners get written up in the ASHRAE Journal.

2017 Deadlines:

  • Chapter Level: March 22nd, 2017
  • Regional Level: April 1st, 2017
  • Society Level: September 1st, 2017

See the Society website for additional information and links to submission forms, requirements an sample submissions.

Contact Iyhab Hasan at or (515) 566-6647 or Peter Ernzen at or (319) 594-3532 for more details and to submit entries.

Previous Iowa Chapter Winners

2016 Iowa Chapter Winner – Lincoln Pearce

University of Iowa Football Performance Center

Link to the 2016 ASHRAE Iowa Technology Award Winner Submission

2015 Iowa Chapter Winner

Ryan LePera – Neal Smith Federal Building