Entries by Greg Beecher

Tight Envelopes Can Help Reduce & Regenerate Energy

You may have heard: Energy consumption in buildings accounts for nearly 40 percent of the total U.S. energy use. Heating and cooling loads represent the largest building-sector energy end-use. This fact alone is a big motivator to me to design building envelopes to place less burden on systems that expend energy. The exterior enclosure of […]