The webinar on June 25, 2014, focused on specific Building America projects that highlighted real-world examples of deep energy retrofits (DER) that are meeting with technical and market success. Presenters focused on technical strategies, modeled and actual performance results, and project costs.
- Danny Parker, Building America Partnership for Improved Residential Construction, presented about a project of 60 all-electric, single family homes that are receiving phased energy-saving retrofits in Florida. View the presentation.
- Alea German, Alliance for Residential Building Innovation, described results from three case studies of DERs in both marine and hot-dry climates with moderate space conditioning loads. View the presentation.
- Brennan Less, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, focused on the current state of DER performance in the United States through assessment of 116 U.S. homes, using data gathered from the available domestic literature. View the presentation.