Students stand by a zero-energy home they are building.

Architectural engineering receives DOE Zero Energy Design Designation

Oct. 4, 2022

The new DOE designation, awarded to 17 educational programs nationwide, honors post-secondary academic programs that require students to apply the best practices of zero energy design in their projects.

Energy consumption and temperature profiles graphs.

Does turning the air conditioning off when you're not home actually save energy?

Aug. 22, 2022

Hot summer days can mean high electricity bills. People want to stay comfortable without wasting energy and money. Maybe your household has fought over the best strategy for cooling your space. Which is more efficient: running the air conditioning all summer long without break, or turning it off during the...