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DOE Reviews ASHRAE 90.1 to Evaluate Energy Performance

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released its Preliminary Energy Savings Analysis of ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2019, and is currently accepting written comments from interested parties on any subject within the scope of the analysis. According to the Energy Conservation … Continue reading

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Session Covers Glazing Design Requirements for GSA Buildings

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) owns and leases more than 9,600 properties around the U.S., a third of which are historic. To address some of the GSA’s building requirements, Lance David, LEED Fellow with the GSA, led a seminar … Continue reading

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DOE Awards $2.5 Million to BIPV Window Development

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded $2.5 million to a solar technology company developing energy-generating windows, as part of the department’s SunShot Initiative. Last week, Santa Barbara, Calif.-based Next Energy Technologies was selected to receive the grant, which it … Continue reading

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Report: Energy-Efficiency Employment Surges

An analysis by the U.S. Department of Energy reveals that approximately 32 percent of the 6.5 million employees in the U.S. construction industry work on energy-efficiency projects, including contract glaziers and installers of fenestration products. The agency’s second annual U.S. … Continue reading

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DOE Works with Manufacturers on Technical Challenges

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the second round of funding for its Technologist in Residence (TIR) program. According to the DOE, the program “aims to strengthen lab-industry relationships to support industry needs and leverage the national lab network for strategic, … Continue reading

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