Reports & Materials

Presentation

Multifamily Air Leakage: Test Methods and Results

This presentation covers the common standards used in air tightness testing of multifamily buildings.

Technical Report

Space Heating and Cooling in Midwest Residential Homes

This work characterizes the current heating and cooling technologies serving residential homes across eight Midwest states.

Presentation

Low-Rise Multifamily Code Compliance Study Results

This presentation details a pilot quantifying saving opportunities from energy codes in newly constructed multifamily buildings.

Data & Reference

Cold Climate Heat Pumps: Cost and Carbon Calculator

Online tool to answer cost and savings questions while considering the various possibilities for Minnesota’s energy future.

Technical Report

Commercial Whole-Building Pay for Performance Program Opportunity in Minnesota

This report is the result of the CARD program project Pay-For-Performance: A Tool to Incentivize Ongoing Building Performance.

Technical Report

The Opportunity for Carbon and Cost Savings from Load Shifting Measures

Paper written for ACEEE 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, with authors Jeanette LeZaks and Scott Hackel.

Technical Report

Turning Up the Heat on Cold Climate Heat Pumps: A Statewide Approach

Paper written for ACEEE 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.

Technical Report

Lessons from a Midwestern non-wires alternative pilot

Paper written for ACEEE 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.

Technical Report

The Demonstration of Power over Ethernet (PoE) Technologies in Commercial and Institutional Buildings

Paper written for ACEEE 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.

Technical Report

How Utility Energy Efficiency Programs are Utilizing City Energy Labeling Requirements

Paper written for ACEEE 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings.