Energy Efficiency

There is a growing, unmet need in the commercial and institutional building market for a truly sustainable, specifiable, formaldehyde-free mineral wool product line

Spray-on foam insulation, along with other traditional insulation materials such as cork, will provide thermal protection for every NASA rocket part, large and small.

You’ve heard the name again and again—you’ve no doubt nodded your head and sang the lyrics to “Ice Ice Baby”—you might have also caught him on MTV’s The Surreal Life or doing the cha-cha-chá on Dancing With the Stars, but did you know that famous rapper Robert Van Winkle a.k.a Vanilla Ice retrofits homes and flips them?

The building industry has known for years that placing the HVAC system inside the thermal envelope is very beneficial for several reasons.

 A new industry report from international research firm Parks Associates shows that construction of zero net energy (ZNE) homes increased by 75% from 2016 to 2017.

A deep energy retrofit reduces operating and capital costs, improves indoor environments and minimizes environmental impact. “It’s important for commercial buildings to be as energy efficient as possible—making deep energy retrofits crucial for commercial buildings to achieve sustainability,”

Atlas ACFoam products are among the most sustainable and widely used roofing insulation materials available today. All Atlas ACFoam polyiso insulation products are GreenGuard Gold certified, providing contractors an easy way to identify premium products that aid in the creation of healthier indoor environments.

Visitors to the Covestro booth can learn about PUReWall™, a cost-effective, high-performance, insulated structural wall panel for residential construction.

Heatlok HFO Pro spray foam from Demilec Inc., is the latest technology in the Heatlok HFO closed-cell spray foam series, leveraging Honeywell Solstice® liquid blowing agents.

The Drøbak Montessori secondary school is one of the first projects completed by the Powerhouse group, a coalition of companies that include development firm Skanska, architecture office Snøhetta, real estate company Entra, consulting firm Asplan Viak, aluminum manufacturer Sapa og, and the environmental nonprofit