Posts Tagged ‘ Stephen Selkowitz ’

U.S. Decarbonization Plans Means More Retrofit Windows

May 13th, 2024

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released a national blueprint to decarbonize the building sector by 90% before 2050. The plan includes retrofitting windows on millions of commercial and residential buildings throughout the U.S. DOE officials say the plan will reduce buildings’ greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 65% by 2035 and 90% by 2050. […]

Closing the Door on the Decade and Opening a Window to the Next

Jan 13th, 2020

The new year is officially here and as the door and window industry ramps up for a brand new decade, [DWM] took the time to grab the top stories from the past ten years and learn what those in the industry predict for the next ten. Reflecting on the past and looking to the future, […]

GPAD Keynote: Glazing’s Role in Energy Consumption and What Can Be Done

Mar 15th, 2016

Buildings account for most of the energy consumption in the United States, and innovations in glass can help curb that trend. Stephen Selkowitz, senior advisor of building technology and urban systems at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, discussed the topic Tuesday during his keynote speech at Glass Processing Automation Days (GPAD). The conference is being held […]

Stephen Selkowitz Honored for Green Building Research

Apr 4th, 2014

Stephen Selkowitz of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory received the 49th Award of Excellence, Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) highest honor. Selkowitz received the award in front of more than 800 industry leaders at a black-tie awards gala in New York City. He was among ENR’s 2013 Top 25 Newsmakers, who were also honored for their achievements. Selkowitz sparked […]

Windows and Energy Efficiency: Experts Discuss What’s Next

Jun 28th, 2012

A running theme during the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) Technical Conference yesterday and today explored the possibilities of windows in regards to energy efficiency for buildings overall. Helen Sanders, vice president of technical business development at SAGE Electrochromics, and Stephen Selkowitz, group leader for the Windows and Envelope Materials Group of the Building […]