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Accession Number ADA564123
Title Seven Principles of High Performance Buildings.
Publication Date May 2011
Media Count 14p
Personal Author D. Juhasz
Abstract Guiding Principles in the Energy and Water Strategy: Decrease Energy waste in all systems, processes, and facilities; Increase energy efficiency in all new, replaced, or renovated equipment or facilities; Improve energy security by reducing dependence on fossil fuels and increasing production of renewable and alternative energy sources and supplies; Reduce wasteful water consumption; and Decrease the impact of Energy and Water use on the environment. High-Performance Building Design Principles: Eliminate Thermal Bridges; Sealed Envelopes.
Keywords Alternative energy sources
Automated controls
Briefing charts
Design criteria
Energy conservation
Energy efficiency
Energy security
Heat exchangers
High r-values
High-performance buildings
Passive solar
Radiant cooling
Radiant heating
Renewable energy
Sealed envelopes
Solar heating
Thermal bridge elimination
Thermal insulation
Water conservation

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 97O - Miscellaneous Energy Conversion & Storage
89B - Architectural Design & Environmental Engineering
44G - Environmental & Occupational Factors
89D - Structural Analyses
68D - Water Pollution & Control
Corporate Author Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, VA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Briefing charts.
NTIS Issue Number 1302
Contract Number N/A

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