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Title: A Toolbox Necessity: Finding Best Practices in High-Performance Homes with the Building America Solution Center

Abstract

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Building America Solution Center is a free, easy-to-access web tool containing the latest building science research from the Building America program. This paper describes how the Solution Center is bringing best practices for high-performance homes to members of the building industry to help their businesses to gain an edge to help expand their markets. It includes a tour of the Solution Center’s newest features and updates. The Building America Solution Center provides full and simple access to a wealth of best practices based on building science and energy efficiency research generated by the Building America program, along with other resources to help builders specify features, train crews, complete quality installations, and sell houses. This paper supports the visual presentation with the same title. The paper will be submitted for inclusion in the ACEEE Summer Study 2018 proceedings. The poster will be presented at the ACEEE 2018 Summer Study conference.

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. BATTELLE (PACIFIC NW LAB)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1511647
Report Number(s):
PNNL-SA-134350
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 2018 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, August 12-17, 2018, Pacific Grove, CA
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Program, Building America Solution Center, Drupal

Citation Formats

Antonopoulos, Chrissi A., Baechler, Michael C., and Gilbride, Theresa L. A Toolbox Necessity: Finding Best Practices in High-Performance Homes with the Building America Solution Center. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Antonopoulos, Chrissi A., Baechler, Michael C., & Gilbride, Theresa L. A Toolbox Necessity: Finding Best Practices in High-Performance Homes with the Building America Solution Center. United States.
Antonopoulos, Chrissi A., Baechler, Michael C., and Gilbride, Theresa L. Mon . "A Toolbox Necessity: Finding Best Practices in High-Performance Homes with the Building America Solution Center". United States.
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title = {A Toolbox Necessity: Finding Best Practices in High-Performance Homes with the Building America Solution Center},
author = {Antonopoulos, Chrissi A. and Baechler, Michael C. and Gilbride, Theresa L.},
abstractNote = {The U.S. Department of Energy’s Building America Solution Center is a free, easy-to-access web tool containing the latest building science research from the Building America program. This paper describes how the Solution Center is bringing best practices for high-performance homes to members of the building industry to help their businesses to gain an edge to help expand their markets. It includes a tour of the Solution Center’s newest features and updates. The Building America Solution Center provides full and simple access to a wealth of best practices based on building science and energy efficiency research generated by the Building America program, along with other resources to help builders specify features, train crews, complete quality installations, and sell houses. This paper supports the visual presentation with the same title. The paper will be submitted for inclusion in the ACEEE Summer Study 2018 proceedings. The poster will be presented at the ACEEE 2018 Summer Study conference.},
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year = {2018},
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