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PHCC—National Association Shocked and Saddened; Two GSM Services Technicians Killed in Mass Shooting

PHCC—National Association is deeply saddened by the tragic loss of GSM Services employees James Lewis and Robert Shook, two HVAC service technicians who were killed during a mass shooting that took place April 7 in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Lewis and Shook were working on a couple’s home when a gunman entered the residence and killed the couple, their grandchildren and the two GSM Services employees. The family included Dr. Robert Lesslie, his wife Barbara, and two grandchildren. Lewis died on the scene and Shook was in critical condition with multiple gunshot wounds until he passed away April 10. Click here to continue reading.

May 5, 2021

PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarship Program

The PHCC Educational Foundation and its industry partners are teaming up to provide financial assistance to students pursuing a career in the p-h-c industry.
Contractors, be sure to have your apprentices apply! Even if your company pays for apprenticeship training, a scholarship win will help offset your training costs and build a sense of accomplishment for the apprentice who wins. Please limit applications to a max of four per company and tap your best set of apprentices to send in their applications.
Visit the PHCC Educational Foundation’s website for eligibility requirements and information on how to apply.
Please note that all scholarship applications are due on May 1, 2021.

Apr 19, 2021

Newsday Article - We need natural gas to power our lives

Recent energy system failures in California and Texas highlight the vulnerability of New York’s electrical system. As New York plans its transition to renewable energy, it exposes the state to similar outages when disaster strikes.

Moving New York to an all-electric economy ignores significant supply issues for rare-earth metals needed for renewables and the global political consequences of a U.S. shift from fossil fuels.

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Mar 26, 2021

PHCC National Retirement Plan Program

PHCC Members: Find the 401K plan that works for your employees!

Certified Financial Services
Lincoln Financial Group
will provide informational sessions on Wed., April 7. Register now -

Mar 25, 2021

Tell Albany to Protect Consumer Energy Choice

The natural gas moratorium that occurred in 2019 in downstate New York was not an isolated incident but merely a footnote in the prolonged effort to eliminate natural gas as an energy source. This effort is part of a broader vision by environmentalists to shift the energy grid to 100% electricity powered by a combination of windmills, solar farms, renewable energy and nuclear power. The goal is to achieve a carbon-free energy grid by 2035, and zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

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PHCC National - A Commitment to Professionalism: Stronger Than Ever

Challenging times in 2020 only reinforced the need in plumbing and HVACR industry to come together and maintain high standards. Drawing on our 138-year history, PHCC protected our members and their employees, families and communities – even through a global pandemic – by supplying relevant resources, sharing best practices among our members, advocating to secure business-friendly legislation and regulation, pledging to train new workers, and providing the best education in the industry.

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Mar 4, 2021

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