Posts Tagged ‘ Pacific Northwest National Laboratory ’

DOE Study Stresses the Life-Saving Benefits of Energy-Efficiency

Nov 9th, 2023

An increased frequency of extreme weather events costing the U.S. more than $1 billion over two decades prompted the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to commission research, assessing how increased energy efficiency can impact building resilience under extreme temperatures. The study, Enhancing Resilience in Buildings Through Energy Efficiency, was prompted by DOE’s Building Technologies Office. […]

New Partnership Puts Windows at Center of Energy-Efficiency Campaign

Jun 30th, 2021

I’m thrilled to share that the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) has joined a new public-private alliance called the Partnership for Advanced Windows Solutions (PAWS), to speed up the mass adoption of energy-efficient windows and attachments. The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, the organization leading this initiative, convened a meeting with potential partners to discuss strategies […]

Deep Energy Retrofits Critical to Aging Houses

Aug 5th, 2019

Potential homebuyers are finding themselves priced out of the new home market before they even get started, leaving them to choose between continuing to rent or purchasing from the inventory of aging home stock in the U.S. According to a recent report compiled by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Oak […]