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Title: Evaluation of Passive Vents in New Construction Multifamily Buildings

Exhaust ventilation and corresponding outdoor air strategies are being implemented in high performance, new construction, multifamily buildings to meet program or code requirements for improved indoor air quality, but a lack of clear design guidance is resulting in poor performance of these systems despite the best intentions of the programs or standards.
Authors:
;  [1] ;  [1]
  1. Steven Winter Associates, Norwalk, CT (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1240493
Report Number(s):
DOE/GO--102016-4733
7324
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Consortium for Advanced Residential Buildings (CARB), Norwalk, CT (United States)
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:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION residential; residential buildings; building america; carb; passive vents; indoor air quality