New technology funded by the Energy Department has led to a major breakthrough in refrigerator energy efficiency. | Photo courtesy of General Electric
These four projects will generate data, case studies, and information intended to help commercial building owners adopt new energy efficient technologies.
These 15 projects are advancing technologies that range from clothes dryers, walls, and windows to HVAC, water heating, sensors and controls, and building energy modeling software.
How We Help Homes & Buildings Save Energy
The Building Technologies Office leads a network of research and industry partners to continually develop innovative, cost-effective, energy-saving solutions for homes and buildings.
Advanced energy efficiency technologies like lighting, HVAC, windows, appliances, and commercial equipment
Real World Solutions
Holistic strategies for new construction and building upgrades reduce energy bills, enhance comfort and productivity, and provide healthier indoor environments in new or existing homes and commercial buildings.
The Building Technologies Office Annual Peer Review is absolutely essential for program planning. It provides robust, documented feedback about the quality and effectiveness of current projects and programs. With this knowledge, the Building Technologies Office enhances existing efforts and the design of future programs.