Building Technologies Office

How We Help Homes & Buildings Save Energy

The Building Technologies Office leads a network of research and industry partners to continually develop innovative, cost-effective, energy-saving solutions for homes and buildings.

Value-Driven Applications

Advanced energy efficiency technologies like lighting, HVAC, windows, appliances, and commercial equipment

Practical Standards

Leading-edge appliance and equipment energy standards and improved building energy codes

Real World Solutions

Holistic strategies for new construction and building upgrades reduce energy bills, enhance comfort and productivity, and provide healthier indoor environments in new or existing homes and commercial buildings.

Program Evaluation

The Building Technologies Office Annual Peer Review is absolutely essential for program planning. It provides robust, documented feedback about the quality and effectiveness of current projects and programs. With this knowledge, the Building Technologies Office enhances existing efforts and the design of future programs.