NEWS AND EVENTS

GREAT RESOURCES

DER Builder’s Guide  (240 pages)

A high resolution version of the Mass Save Deep Energy Retrofit Builder Guide and program guidelines are also available:https://www1.nationalgridus.com/DeepEnergyRetrofit-MA-RES

The Mass Save Deep Energy Retrofit Builder’s Guide provides an exploration into DER concepts and an elaboration of technical specifications for several common approaches to wall, ceiling, attic, basement, and slab assemblies. Special attention is given to how a specific single assembly can be completed while providing for future DER work as part of a staged approach to a deep energy retrofit.

New National Grid Deep Energy Retrofit 2013 Program Guidelines & Technical Specifications

All DER measure information is available on the updated National Grid DER webpages.
Massachusetts - https://www1.nationalgridus.com/DeepEnergyRetrofit-MA-RES
Rhode Island - https://www1.nationalgridus.com/DeepEnergyRetrofit-RI-RES

 

 

PRESENTATIONS ON DEEP ENERGY

REDUCTIONS & THE THOUSAND HOME CHALLENGE

 

For Global Buildings Performance Network

Updated 03/01/13 - Best Practices for Deep Reductions: Existing Homes in the U.S. Presented by Linda Wigington.
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Passive House Conference in Denver, CO

Updated 03/01/13 - Measured Results from the Thousand Home Challenge. Presented by Eric Coffman.
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ACI Home Performance Conference in Austin, TX

Updated 05/10/10 - Smart Staging for Deep Reductions: One Phase at a Time. Presented by Linda Wigington.
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Affordable Comfort for Canadians

Updated 10/29/09 - Deep Energy Reductions in Existing Homes: Beyond Business As Usual - by Linda Wigington - presented in Toronto at Energy Retrofits for Houses: Affordable Comfort for Canadians.
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3rd Annual North American Passive House Conference

Updated 11/08/08 - Deep Energy Reductions in Existing Homes: Beyond Business As Usual by - Linda Wigington.
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ACEEE Summer Study 2008

Updated 08/21/08 - Deep Energy Reductions in Existing Homes: Strategies for Implementation. Presented by Linda Wigington.
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