Energy Efficiency

The California Energy Commission (CEC) proposes to adopt changes to the Building Energy Efficiency Standards contained in the California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 24, Part 6 (also known as the California Energy Code).

Thanks to a new program, young adults from low-income neighborhoods in Tennessee are receiving technical training in energy-efficient home construction practices, including weatherization, sustainability, and basic home upgrades.

Durolast, the world's largest manufacturer of custom-fabricated roofing systems, has created an interactive infographic on managing condensation in a roof system.

The Applied Building Technology Group has developed a new tool to aid and simplify the design of code compliant steel stud walls. 

What's the best attic insulation? That depends on your definition of "best". What's going to perform the best is definitely not the most cost-effective way to insulate an attic.

At the 2018 International Builder’s Show (IBS), builder Jordan Smith produced the following video to share what he sees are opportunities for innovating the way homes are built.

Boral Roofing, a subsidiary of Boral USA, has assembled a slate of products to increase energy efficiency to home and commercial roofing.

Energy efficiency is Ed Scherrer's passion. He was recently asked to be part of a project with South Dakota State University to provide the exterior insulation technology for a passive house.

From advanced insulation foams to multiwall cladding, this next generation of high-performing materials will help accelerate energy-efficient design.

The Air Barrier Association of America (ABAA) certified the Rmax ECOMAXci Wall Solution for use in commercial buildings.