Energy Saving Homes and Buildings

Issue 6

Continuum Magazine

Dan Says
NREL Provides a Foundation for Home Energy Performance

NREL Provides a Foundation for Home Energy Performance

NREL-led guidelines effort enables breakthroughs for the home energy performance industry.

Computing Advances Enable More Efficient Buildings

Computing Advances Enable More Efficient Buildings

Computers, apps, and visualization tools open up new possibilities to improve the energy performance of buildings.

Closer Look: NREL and Buildings Research

Closer Look: NREL and Buildings Research

Cutting-edge technical solutions improve the energy efficiency of buildings.

Energy Efficient Window Coatings that Please the Eye

Energy Efficient Window Coatings that Please the Eye

NREL partnerships expand market reach and provide more energy saving options.

Net-Zero Building Technologies Create Substantial Energy Savings

Net-Zero Building Technologies Create Substantial Energy Savings

Researchers work to package and share step-by-step information for decision making around net-zero energy building technologies.

Building Better: Advanced Energy Design Guides

Building Better: Advanced Energy Design Guides

When national labs and partnering organizations empower the commercial building industry with how-to guides for energy savings, the impact is clear.

Smart Occupancy Sensor Debuts

Smart Occupancy Sensor Debuts

NREL's R&D 100 Award-winning occupancy sensor offers a low-cost, high-impact solution to a pressing market challenge: improving building energy performance.

Energy Efficient Demonstration Proves Powerful in Home Retrofits

Energy Efficient Demonstration Proves Powerful in Home Retrofits

NREL recommendations demonstrate substantial savings for the Navy.