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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Advanced Energy Retrofit Guide: Practical Ways to Improve Energy Performance, K-12 Schools

Title:
Advanced Energy Retrofit Guide: Practical Ways to Improve Energy Performance, K-12 Schools

Abstract:
The U.S. Department of Energy developed the K-12 Advanced Energy Retrofit Guide to provide specific methodologies, information, and guidance to help energy managers and other stakeholders plan and execute energy efficiency improvements. We emphasize actionable information, practical methodologies, diverse case studies, and unbiased evaluation of the most promising retrofit measure for each building type. K-12 schools were selected as one of the highest priority building sectors, because schools affect the lives of most Americans. They also represent approximately 8% of the energy use and 10% of the floor area in commercial buildings.

URL:
http://dx.doi.org/10.2172/1067908

Source:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
2013

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