Case Studies

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Author(s)
PNNL
Organization(s)
PNNL,
BSC,
NREL
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Case study describing a multi-family town home project constructed for the City of Aspen, Colorado, with assistance from the U.S. DOE Building America research team Building Science Corporation and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
Author(s)
PNNL
Organization(s)
PNNL,
IBACOS,
BSC
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Description
This case study about a DOE Building America 2013 Top Innovation features a community-scale project in Tucson, AZ, where solar water heaters generated enough hot water per year to recoup the cost of the system within 4 to 6 years.The homes were built by Pulte with technical assistance from DOE...
Author(s)
PNNL
Organization(s)
PNNL,
PHI,
HIRL,
BSC,
NorthernSTAR,
University of Minnesota
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Case study describing a DOE 2013 top innovation - best practices for the installation of rigid foam insulation on teh exterior of home roofs and walls as a thermal, air, and moisture barrier. Research was conducted by DOE Building America partners Home Innovation Research Labs, Building Science...
Author(s)
PNNL
Organization(s)
IBACOS,
BSC,
PHI,
HIRL,
PNNL
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Description
Case study about a 2013 DOE top innovation on quality management tools for builders, trades and designers to help eliminate mistakes that would require high-cost rework, based on work by Building America research partners IBACOS, Inc., Building Science Corporation (BSC), and the Home Innovation...
Author(s)
PNNL
Organization(s)
ARBI,
CARB,
SWA,
FSEC,
BA-PIRC,
BSC,
IBACOS,
PHI,
HIRL,
PNNL
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Description
Case study on a DOE 2013 top innovation about construction of net-zero energy ready homes, by several builders working with various DOE Building America research partners including Steven Winter Associates, Building Science Corporation, Home Innovation Research Labs, IBACOS, Davis Energy Group, and...
Author(s)
PNNL
Organization(s)
LBNL,
BSC,
FSEC,
WSU Energy Office,
Building Research Council,
Southface,
PNNL
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Description
Case study on a DOE 2014 top innovation on research that was instrumental in developing and gaining adoption of the ASHRAE 62.2 ventilation standard. The research and standards work was conducted by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Building America research partners Building Science...
Author(s)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
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Description
Case study describing a building project in the cold and very-cold climate zones.
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)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
Publication Date
Description
Case study about a new construction project designed to achieve an 87% reduction in source energy use when compared to the 2009 Building America Benchmark.
Author(s)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
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Description
Case study about a retrofit project designed to show that advanced energy goals could be met today in existing housing.
Author(s)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
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Description
Case study describing a building project in Ohio.
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)
BSC
Organization(s)
BSC
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Description
Case study describing a building project in the mixed-humid climate zone.