Posts Tagged ‘ National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) ’

Glass Dyenamics and Davis Window & Door Partner to Bring Dynamic Glass to the Residential Market

Mar 4th, 2024

Glass Dyenamics, a manufacturer of dynamic glass, and Davis Window & Door, a distributor in North Carolina and Georgia, recently announced a partnership for Davis Window & Door to distribute Glass Dyenamics’ dynamic glass solution to the residential market. Glass Dyenamics’ says its patented electrochromic dimmable glass tints and untints “to improve energy efficiency, privacy, […]

Research, Collaboration and Innovation

Nov 6th, 2023

The advancement of our profession relies on research. Whether the goal is product improvement at the R&D level for proprietary purposes, for the purposes of innovation, to verify that the procedures we rely on to develop standards remain accurate when applied to these new products and applications, or any other essential purpose to support the […]

Official Says DOE Foots Majority of the Risk in New Product Development

Nov 2nd, 2021

With Energy Star Version 7.0 hanging in the final phases of development, the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) invited representatives from the Department of Energy (DOE), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to provide updates last week, including a discussion about the technologies that might help door and […]

NFRC Opens Spring Committee Meeting on Notes of Optimism

Mar 30th, 2021

“The green wave is coming,” announced officials for the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) yesterday, and along with it an expected 25% increase in the market for doors and windows, they added. That was one of several messages used to usher in the council’s Annual Spring Committee Meeting this week, which is being held virtually. […]