Whole-House Approach Benefits Builders, Buyers, and the Environment

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This document provides an overview of the U.S. Department of Energy's Building America program. Building America works with the residential building industry to develop and implement innovative building processes and technologies-innovations that save builders and homeowners millions of dollars in construction and energy costs. This industry-led, cost-shared partnership program aims to reduce energy use by 50% and reduce construction time and waste, improve indoor air quality and comfort, encourage a systems engineering approach for design and construction of new homes, and accelerate the development and adoption of high performance in production housing.

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Hendron, B. January 19, 2001.

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This document provides an overview of the U.S. Department of Energy's Building America program. Building America works with the residential building industry to develop and implement innovative building processes and technologies-innovations that save builders and homeowners millions of dollars in construction and energy costs. This industry-led, cost-shared partnership program aims to reduce energy use by 50% and reduce construction time and waste, improve indoor air quality and comfort, encourage a systems engineering approach for design and construction of new homes, and accelerate the development and adoption of high performance in production housing.

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National Renewable Energy Laboratory Area Office, 1627 Cole Boulevard, Golden, CO 80401-3393 (US)

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  • Other Information: PBD: 19 Jan 2001

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  • Report No.: NREL/BR-550-27745
  • Grant Number: AC36-99GO10337
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 775818
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc720203

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Hendron, B. Whole-House Approach Benefits Builders, Buyers, and the Environment, book, January 19, 2001; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc720203/: accessed August 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.