Toward Net Energy Buildings: Design, Construction, and Performance of the Grand Canyon House

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The Grand Canyon house is a joint project of the DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the U.S. National Park Service and is part of the International Energy Agency Solar Heating and Cooling Programme Task 13 (Advanced Solar Low-Energy Buildings). Energy consumption of the house, designed using a whole-building low-energy approach, was reduced by 75% compared to an equivalent house built in accordance with American Building Officials Model Energy Code and the Home Energy Rating System criteria.

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Balcomb, J. D.; Hancock, C. E. & Barker, G. June 23, 1999.

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The Grand Canyon house is a joint project of the DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the U.S. National Park Service and is part of the International Energy Agency Solar Heating and Cooling Programme Task 13 (Advanced Solar Low-Energy Buildings). Energy consumption of the house, designed using a whole-building low-energy approach, was reduced by 75% compared to an equivalent house built in accordance with American Building Officials Model Energy Code and the Home Energy Rating System criteria.

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  • Other Information: PBD: 23 Jun 1999

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  • Other: DE00009519
  • Report No.: DOE/GO-10099-795
  • Report No.: NREL/TP-550-24767
  • Grant Number: AC36-99GO10337
  • DOI: 10.2172/9519 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 9519
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc794754

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Balcomb, J. D.; Hancock, C. E. & Barker, G. Toward Net Energy Buildings: Design, Construction, and Performance of the Grand Canyon House, report, June 23, 1999; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc794754/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.