Securing our future

What We Do

Our Mission: To serve humanity by advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and their allied fields.

Our Vision: A healthy and sustainable built environment for all.

With more than 50,000 members from over 132 nations, ASHRAE is a diverse organization dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world.

Locally, the Halifax Chapter hosts monthly meetings to share knowledge and best practices on designing, constructing and operating buildings in the best way for the earth they are built on and the humans that occupy them.  And we have fun along the way! 


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Make real connections with like minded industry professionals throughout Nova Scotia and the world.


Find opportunities to share ideas and experiences with a variety of members of the HVAC industry.


New connections, knowledge and experiences help you grow as a person and professional.

Our Committees

Student Activities

Our Student Activities Committee engages with students and provides support, networking and training opportunities in the HVAC field.

Young Engineers in ASHRAE (YEA)

Catering to the needs of young professional ASHRAE members, 35 years old and younger.


ASHRAE is committed to providing a welcoming environment.

Research Promotion

Supporting ASHRAE Research Canada in our yearly RP drive to invest in the research behind ASHRAE's publications such as Standards and Guidelines.

Membership Promotion

Join our nearly 50,000 strong community. Connect and engage at the local and national levels.

Grassroots Government Activities

Aim to educate and cooperate with local, provincial, and national government bodies and officials in areas of interest to ASHRAE members.

A Message From The President

"I have been an ASHRAE Member for the past 18 years, and cannot overstate the positive impact it has had on my personal and professional life. The passion and care I have seen from peers in the building industry for a sustainable and resilient built environment is continuously motivating and inspiring."

Latest News & Updates

Archived Event Tempate Test

On October 18th ASHRAE Halifax Chapter will be hosting a technical tour of Nova Scotia Power’s headquarters. Topics covered will be: Energy Saving Measures Water to Water Heat Pumps Chilled Beams System Benefits Challenges faced  This is a great opportunity to see real world examples of different technology used in mechanical systems. Interact with other […]


New Task Force for Building Decarbonization Webpage

Check out the all-new Task Force for Building Decarbonization website on ashrae.org and download the FREE Building Performance Standards: A Technical Resource Guide! This guide—the first in a series developed by the ASHRAE Task Force for Building Decarbonization—provides a technical basis for stakeholders interested in developing and implementing BPS and understanding the ramifications on individual buildings or building portfolios. Visit […]


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