Buildings Sector Demand-Side Efficiency Technology Summaries

Publication Type

Report

Date Published

03/1994

LBNL Report Number

LBL-33887

Abstract

This report provides descriptions of the following energy efficiency technologies: energy management systems; electronic fluorescent ballasts; compact fluorescent lamps; lighting controls; room air conditioners; high albedo materials, coatings and paints; solar domestic water heaters; heat pump water heaters; energy-efficient motors; adjustable-speed drives; energy-efficient refrigerators; daylight control glazing; insulating glazing; solar control glazing; switchable glazing; tree planting; and advanced insulation. For each technology, the report provides a description of performance characteristics, consumer utility, development status, technology standards, equipment cost, installation, maintenance, conservation programs, and environmental impacts.

Year of Publication

1994

Institution

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (Prepared for the Technology Characterization Database of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)

Report Number

UC-000