Reports & Materials

Webinar

Commercial Condensing Boiler Optimization

Technical overview of the research questions and findings as well as a discussion of targeted recommendations for utility energy efficiency programs and operator learning.

Technical Report

Energy Recovery in Minnesota Commercial and Institutional Buildings: Expectations and Performance

This research identified the common causes of energy recovery ventilation underperformance.

Technical Report

Commercial Condensing Boiler Optimization

This report summarizes the findings of a field research study that assessed the impact of real operating conditions on commercial condensing boiler energy efficiency.

Webinar

Mid-Sized City Building Benchmarking

A workshop designed to inform local governments about the benefits and opportunities of private building energy benchmarking.

Webinar

Commercial Rooftop Units in MN: Characteristics and Energy Performance

Findings from research that aims to characterize existing RTUs and the new/replacement market, as well as monitor existing RTU energy performance.

Technical Report

Commercial Roof-Top Units in Minnesota: Characteristics and Energy performance

Research conducted by CEE and Seventhwave.

Presentation

Aerosol Sealing in New Construction

Presentation given for 2017 Building Technologies Office Peer Review

Technical Report

Simple Retrofit High-Efficiency Natural Gas Water Heater Field Test

Four high-efficiency natural gas water heaters were installed in homes to characterize their savings potential, installed efficiencies, and abilities to meet household demands.

Presentation

Minnesota’s Aging Power Plant Fleet and the Clean Energy First Opportunity

Details on the future of Minnesota's electricity profile.

Presentation

Research Update: Condensing Boiler Optimization

This presentation was given at the 2017 Better Buildings: Better Business Conference