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Building Integration with Smart Grid
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

New measurement science and industry standards are needed to enable building systems and consumers to interact with a future “smart grid,” which … more

Smart Grid Program
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

To develop and demonstrate advances in measurement science to enable integration of interoperable and secure real-time sensing, control, … more

Cyber Physical Systems Program
Last Updated Date: 03/09/2016

Through new measurement science, advanced testbed capabilities, and community-based efforts, enable the scalable design and reproducible … more

Smart Building Automation and Control Testbed and Standards Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

Improved industry standards and better information about the practical implications of integrating historically separate building automation … more

Intelligent Building Agents Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

Achieving national goals of net zero energy buildings requires substantial reduction in the energy consumption of commercial building systems. … more

Fault Detection and Diagnostics for Commercial Heating, Ventilating, and Air-Conditioning Systems Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

NIST is working to measure and improve the operational performance of commercial buildings by leveraging previously untapped capabilities within … more

Fault Detection and Diagnosis for Air-Conditioners and Heat Pumps Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

Fault detection and diagnostic (FDD) methods are receiving increasing consideration for application in space-conditioning equipment as a method to … more

Commissioning Building Systems for Improved Energy Performance Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

Building systems commissioning processes applied at the design phase and throughout the building life cycle have been shown to effectively improve … more

Building Integration with Smart Grid Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

Developing a next generation "smart grid" requires new measurement science and industry standards that enable homes and buildings to interact with … more

Automated Fault Detection and Diagnostics for the Mechanical Services in Commercial Buildings Project
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

NIST is working to measure and improve the operational performance of commercial buildings by leveraging previously untapped capabilities within … more

Embedded Intelligence in Buildings Program
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

To develop and deploy advances in measurement science that will improve building operations to achieve energy efficiency, occupant comfort, and … more

Sustainable, High Performance Infrastructure Materials Program
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2016

To develop and deploy measurement science tools that enable the manufacturing, construction, and transportation industries to reliably assess the … more

Assuring Performance of Infrastructure Repair Materials Project
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2016

In spite of advances in materials and construction technologies, our nation's civil infrastructure remains in a state of serious decay. The 2013 … more

Low-GWP Refrigerants for High-Efficiency HVAC&R Equipment Project
Last Updated Date: 02/10/2016

Concerns over global warming and ozone depletion will limit or phase out several refrigerants currently used in commercial and residential cooling … more

Electrical Performance Measurements of Solar Photovoltaic Cells and Arrays Project
Last Updated Date: 02/10/2016

To achieve net-zero energy buildings, renewable energy generation is required to meet the energy demands remaining after load reduction and … more

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