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DOE offers $35M for energy-efficient construction tech

May 8, 2019

The DOE’s mission is to help address energy challenges in the U.S. through science and technology, and commercial buildings have long been an agency focus. According to the department, commercial buildings use 20% of the country’s power.

In order to achieve maximum energy efficiencies, the agency touts whole building design, which is an integrated approach to design and construction that results in various elements of the building working together in order to realize energy savings.

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