Energy Efficiency

Of particular note to building envelope professionals, since 2007, ASHRAE 90.1 has required continuous insulation (CI) in most U.S. climate zones.

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a manufacturer and supplier of high-performing building product solutions introduces its newest formulation of polyiso insulation. 

A bipartisan bill to reauthorize a popular and by most accounts dramatically successful utility-run energy efficiency program in the state was detoured Wednesday on its way to the Senate floor.

Brookfield Residential of Colorado has won a prestigious international award in recognition of energy-efficiency practices on the homes that Brookfield builds in Denver and the surrounding area.

The BlueGreen Alliance Foundation today released a new tool to help everyone from building professionals to consumers find energy-efficient housing products that are healthy and made locally.

Can expensive, ultra-green homes sell in a gritty suburban Maryland town?

Insulated metal panels from Kingspan added aesthetic appeal and insulation value for a stable interior temperature at the five-rink Florida Hospital Center Ice in Wesley Chapel, Fla

In partnership with AIA, IES, and USGBC and with support from the DOE, ASHRAE is developing a new series of Advanced Energy Design Guides focusing on achieving zero energy performance.   

California is going toward the new 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards, and it’s already having far-reaching implications.

For historic renovations,one rennovator frequently uses products like LP TechShield Radiant Barrier Sheathing to keep attics cooler and reduce energy costs.