Technology Solutions Teams

Better Buildings Alliance members, Building Technologies Office representatives, and engineers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s national laboratories work together on teams to develop solutions that will reduce energy use for commercial building owners and operators. For additional information, contact us.

Visit each project team page to view information about current initiatives and resources.

Indoor and outdoor lighting including related sensors and controls
Heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and related sensors and controls
Plug-in equipment that is unrelated to general lighting, heating, ventilation, cooling, and water heating
New commercial food service/food preparation equipment
New refrigeration systems and components, including display cases, coolers and freezers, compressor systems, and controls
Laboratory facilities, with a focus on cost-effective measures including operational best practices and specifications for more efficient equipment
Energy information systems (EIS), equipment-specific fault detection and diagnostic systems, and other tools to manage commercial building energy use
Strategic use of renewables including solar PV and biogas sytems