Case Studies

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Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
PNNL,
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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Case study showing project and performance data and energy-efficiency measures for a DOE 2019 Housing Innovation Award winning home that was certified to the DOE Zero Energy Ready Home criteria.
Author(s)
Hoeschele,
Seitzler
Organization(s)
ARBI
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Description
Heat pump water heaters offer a significant opportunity to improve water heating performance for the over 40% of U.S. households that heat domestic hot water using electric resistance storage water heaters. Numerous field studies have also been completed documenting performance in a variety of...
Author(s)
Colon,
Martin
Organization(s)
BA-PIRC
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Description
The Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) has completed a fourth year-long evaluation on residential hot water heating systems in a laboratory environment (east central Florida, hot-humid climate). This report contains a summary of research activities regarding the evaluation of two residential...
Author(s)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
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Description
Case study about a new construction project in Hilton Head, SC utilizing a whole-house performance approach.
Author(s)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
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Description
Case study describing a building project in the mixed-humid climate zone.
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
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Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2016 Housing Innovation Award winning custom spec home in the mixed-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls and a 21.5 SEER central heat pump to achieve a HERS score of 0 with PV and 47 without PV.
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2016 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the mixed-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls and a 21.5 SEER central heat pump to achieve a HERS score of 21 with PV and 43 without PV.
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2016 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the hot-humid climate that used R-38.5 closed cell soy spray foam over roof and walls, and 21.7 SEER ductless heat pumps to achieve a HERS score of 57 without PV.
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2016 Housing Innovation Award winning custom spec home in the hot-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, R-42 soy open-cell spray foam insulated roof deck, and 18.4 SEER mini-split ductless heat pumps to achieve a...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2016 Housing Innovation Award winning custom spec home in the hot-dry climate that used R-31 blown fiberglass walls, R-58 blown fiberglass unvented attic insulation, and 19 SEER minisplit heat pumps to achieve a HERS score of -17 with PV and 44...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2016 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the mixed-humid climate that used 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, an unvented attic with R-38 blown fiberglass, and 16 SEER ducted mini-split heat pumps to achieve a HERS...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study factsheet about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2017 Housing Innovation Award winning custom spec home in the mixed-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, precast insulated concrete walls, taped XPS sheathing, an 18.5 SEER air conditioning system, and 6-kW solar...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2017 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the hot-dry climate that used 2x6 16-inch on-center double-stud advanced framed walls, phase-changing insulation, 6-inch attic SIPs, and triple-pane windows to achieve a HERS score of...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2017 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the hot-humid climate that used 4.5-inch R-23 SIP walls, 10.25-inch SIP cathedral ceiling attic, and a 20 SEER air-source heat pump to achieve a HERS score of 52 without PV.
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2017 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the mixed-humid climate that used 2x6, 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, and an unvented attic with R-19 open-cell spray foam underdeck to achieve a HERS score of 54 without PV.
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2017 Housing Innovation Award winning custom spec home in the hot-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, R-30 open-cell spray foam in attic, and a 17 SEER air conditioning system to achieve a HERS score of 44 without...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study factsheet about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2018 Housing Innovation Award winning custom spec home in the mixed-humid climate that used advanced framed walls wrapped with rigid R-5 taped XPS, an unvented, insulated crawlspace, 23 SEER mini-split heat pumps, and 3.15-kW PV system to...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2018 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the hot-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, R-34 open-cell spray foam attic insulation, and 16 SEER air-source heat pump to achieve a HERS score of 1...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2018 Housing Innovation Award winning custom for buyer home in the mixed-humid climate that used 2x6 24-inch on-center advanced framed walls, an unvented attic with R-21 open-cell spray foam under deck, and 16.5 SEER mini-split heat pump to...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2018 Housing Innovation Award winning 5-story multifamily building in the marine climate that used an unvented R-82 attic with 5-inch open-cell spray foam + 11" dense-packed fiberglass attic insulation, advanced framed R-27 walls filled with 5.5"...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
DOE
Publication Date
Description
Case study poster about a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home 2019 Housing Innovation Award winning custom-for-buyer home in the mixed-humid climate that used a 15.5-inch R-50 blown cellulose vented attic, triple-pane windows, and 20 SEER ductless mini-split heat pumps to achieve a HERS score of -13 with PV...
Author(s)
Gilbride
Organization(s)
PNNL
Publication Date
Description
Addison Homes built this 4,551-ft2 custom home in Greenville, South Carolina, to the high-performance requirements of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Zero Energy Ready Home (ZERH) Program.