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  • 11.18.21 | Industry News

    AHRI Presents Awards Acknowledging Outstanding Industry Contributions

    PHCC—National Association congratulates 2015-2021 PHCC CEO Michael Copp for receiving the prestigious AHRI Public Service Award FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 16, 2021 Contact: Francis Dietz, Vice President, Public Affairs Direct: 703.969-6444 Arlington, Va. – The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today recognized several HVACR industry leaders and their contributions …

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  • 11.18.21 | Advocacy

    Advocacy News

    OSHA Vaccine Mandate Position

    November 15, 2021 Per President Biden’s COVID-19 Action Plan, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has promulgated an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) requiring employers of 100 or more employees to establish a mandatory vaccination program for those employees. The plan does allow for certain exemptions from vaccination and does alternately allow employers to establish- …

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  • 11.02.21 | PHCC News

    PHCCCONNECT2021: Reconnecting ... Live and In Person. Celebrating Today and Preparing for Tomorrow.

    “It’s so good to be back together again … and to reconnect and celebrate our successes,” said 2020-2021 PHCC—National Association President Hunter Botto. This sentiment was shared by 2021-2022 PHCC President Joel Long by saying, “People want to be united!,” And united we were at PHCC’s 139th annual conference and technology showcase – PHCCCONNECT2021, Oct. 20-22 in Kansas City, Missouri – where hundreds of plumbing and HVAC contractors and industry partners were excited to move on from 19 months of COVID-related challenges, celebrate together, and prepare their businesses for what’s next.

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  • 10.27.21 | Foundation News

    2021 Plumbing Apprentices

    2021 National Apprentice Contest Winners Announced

    The PHCC Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the national plumbing and HVAC apprentice contests, held October 21st & 22nd in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  • Foremen Learn the Value of Time at PHCC Workshop

    Foremen Learn the Value of Time at the PHCC Foremen Workshop Sponsored by A. O. Smith University, A. O. Smith and Kohler Company   The attendees of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s recent Super Foremen Workshop were surprised to learn just how much time is wasted on a typical construction project. In the workshop, attendees used a …

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  • 06.25.21 | Spotlight On...

    Carbon Pricing

    The Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition defines carbon pricing as using pricing instruments to charge those emitters of greenhouse gasses (GHG), which trap heat and hence, heat up the planet, to “discourage the use of carbon dioxide–emitting fossil fuels in order to protect the environment, address the causes of climate change, and meet national and international climate agreements.”

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