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  • Main Title Housing 2020: The future of wood in U.S. dwellings


  • Author: Wendt, R.L.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States). Energy Div.


  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)


  • Name: Oak Ridge National Laboratory
    Place of Publication: Tennessee
    Additional Info: Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States)


  • Creation: 1994-12-31


  • English


  • Content Description: This paper presented at the International Panel and Engineered-Wood Technology Exposition examines the effect that reduced material resources, energy conservation, manufactured dwellings, and construction techniques have had on the use of wood in the housing industry. The topics of the paper include the impact of the energy crisis, financing and affordability crisis, lumber crisis, and a forecast of what the house of the year 2020 will look like, how it will be constructed and of what material will it be constructed.
  • Physical Description: 8 p.


  • Keyword: Building Materials
  • Keyword: Residential Buildings
  • Keyword: Forecasting
  • Keyword: Economics
  • Keyword: Historical Aspects
  • Keyword: Resource Conservation
  • Keyword: Energy Conservation
  • STI Subject Categories: 32 Energy Conservation, Consumption, And Utilization
  • Keyword: Construction


  • Conference: International panel and engineered-wood technology exposition, Atlanta, GA (United States), 4-7 Oct 1994


  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article


  • Text


  • Other: DE95007026
  • Report No.: CONF-9410310--1
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 34372
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc688539


  • Display Note: OSTI as DE95007026