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 that reduce energy bills, enhance comfort and productivity, and provide healthier indoor environments in new or existing homes and commercial buildings.

Program Evaluation

Program peer reviews are important in providing robust, documented feedback for program planning. Knowledge about the quality and effectiveness of current Building Technologies Office projects and programs is absolutely essential in designing future programs and/or enhancing existing efforts. Learn more about the Building Technology Office's 2013 Program Peer Review.