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Title: Technology Solutions Case Study: Evaluation of Passive Vents in New-Construction Multifamily Buildings

The Consortium for Advanced Residential Buildings (CARB) conducted research to gain more insight into passive vents. Because passive vents are meant to operate in a general environment of negative apartment pressure, the research assessed whether these negative pressures prevail through a variety of environmental conditions.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1236547
Report Number(s):
DOE/GO-102015-4734
7283
Research Org:
CARB
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Building Technologies Office (EE-5B) (Building America)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
CARB; Consortium for Advanced Residential Buildings; SWA; Steven Winter Associates, Inc.; residential; residential buildings; Building America; passive ventilation; trickle vents; passive vents; multifamily; exhaust ventilation; apartment ventilation