CABA Information Series
(IS-2014-52) Deep Energy Savings Research in Existing Commercial Buildings
This slide from the New Buildings Institute reviews program trends (regulatory and voluntary), performance, cost and technology for buildings deep energy savings in several U.S. states. These programs set goals for annual or cumulative energy savings by reducing energy, water and transportation impacts by 50% by the year 2030. The effectiveness and limitations of these programs are surveyed and discussed. 50% savings on energy is realistic and proven. Case studies are included.