Related Links on High-Performance Buildings
Below are related links to resources for incorporating energy efficiency and renewable energy into high-performance commercial and residential buildings.
The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Advanced Energy Design Guides (AEDG) provide information on designing and constructing buildings to achieve high energy savings.
Information from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for architects that includes case studies, design guidelines, and design software tools for all types of commercial and public buildings.
Information from DOE for business owners on designing, remodeling, and saving energy in your workplace or business (farms, ranches, religious institutions, small businesses, offices).
This California Public Utility Commission website offers design tools and resources that help make it easier for architects, engineers, lighting designers, and developers to design and build energy-efficient commercial and industrial buildings.
An industry-driven research program that is accelerating the adoption of advanced building energy technologies.
Information for homebuilders across the country that want to differentiate their energy-efficient homes from other products in the marketplace.
Find DOE and National Renewable Energy Laboratory publications on homes.