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1. Coupling of Whole-Building Energy, Airflow and Contaminant Transport Models (EnergyPlus and CONTAM) Using Co-Simulation
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 2/4/2016
Authors: William S Dols, Steven J Emmerich, Brian J Polidoro
Abstract: Building modelers need simulation tools capable of simultaneously considering building energy use, airflow and indoor air quality (IAQ) to design and evaluate the ability of buildings and their systems to meet today‰s demanding energy efficiency and ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918338

2. Energy and Economic Implications of Solar Photovoltaic Performance Degradation
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1203
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 1/6/2016
Authors: Joshua D Kneifel, David Harry Webb, Eric G O\'Rear
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918933

3. Comparing the Energy and Economic Performance of the NIST NZERTF Design across the Mixed-Humid Climate Zone
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1603
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 12/31/2015
Authors: Joshua D Kneifel, Eric G O\'Rear
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919962

4. Using Coupled Energy, Airflow and IAQ Software (TRNSYS/CONTAM) to Evaluate Building Ventilation Strategies
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 12/10/2015
Authors: William S Dols, Steven J Emmerich, Brian J Polidoro
Abstract: Building energy analysis tools are available in many forms that provide the ability to address a broad spectrum of energy-related issues in various combinations. Often these tools operate in isolation from one another, making it difficult to evaluate ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919766

5. Infiltration and Ventilation in a Very Tight Home
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 9/23/2015
Authors: Lisa C Ng, Andrew Keith Persily, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: The Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility (NZERTF) was constructed at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to support the development and adoption of cost-effective net zero energy designs and technologies. Key design objecti ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918999

6. Challenges in the Development of Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality Standards
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 9/1/2015
Author: Andrew Keith Persily
Abstract: Building ventilation has long been recognized for its role in occupant health, comfort and productivity, with some of the first recommendations on building ventilation rates published in the 19th century. These recommendations were transformed into m ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917867

7. High Performance IAQ Specification for Net Zero Energy Homes
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 7/19/2015
Authors: Anthony Bernheim, Alred Hodgson, Andrew Keith Persily
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) constructed a Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility (NZERTF) to support the development and adoption of cost-effective NZE designs and technologies. Key design objectives include providing ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917949

8. Indoor Environmental Resilience: White Paper
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 7/16/2015
Authors: Andrew Keith Persily, Steven J Emmerich
Abstract: NIST is developing a framework to define programs and strategies to increase community-based resilience in the face of a broad range of natural disasters and other extreme events. Many of these events will affect indoor environmental quality either t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917893

9. Effect of Heat Pump Commissioning Faults on Energy Use in a Slab-on-Grade Residential House
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 7/8/2015
Authors: Piotr A Domanski, Hugh Henderson, William V Payne
Abstract: This study seeks to develop an understanding of the effect of these common faults on the energy consumption of a heat pump installed in a single-family, slab-on-grade residential house. Through annual simulations of the house/heat pump system, t ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917395

10. Benefits and Costs of Energy Standard Adoption in New Residential Buildings: National Summary
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1194
Topic: High Performance Buildings
Published: 7/7/2015
Authors: Joshua D Kneifel, Eric G O\'Rear
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918547



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