The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA), along with Newport Partners and Edge Energy, has been awarded a US DOE grant to test the effectiveness of energy code training on reducing the energy use of new residential construction. Read more...
Projects & Reports
A Guide to Innovations in Building Technology
This guide provides a valuable resource that will assist building owners and operators, design professionals, and other decisionmakers through the process of identifying, evaluating, and ultimately implementing the technologies that best fit their needs.
Read the Innovative Building Technology Guide.
Energy Retrofit of a Multifamily Building
This article in Home Energy Magazine documents Newport Partner's energy retrofit project of a three-story mulitfamily building in Annapolis, MD. The measures installed improved comfort and indoor air quality for the residents, reduced annual operating costs for both residents and owner, and provided cost-effective strategies for improving the performance of multifamily buildings. Read the article.
Newport's Program Development
Newport has developed numerous guidebooks and manuals that support best practices in the building industry. Check out some of our recent work.
Zero Net Energy Homes
Newport provides administrative and outreach support for the DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Program. ZERH represents a whole new level of home performance, providing energy savings, comfort, health,and durability unparalleled in today’s marketplace.
Read the latest article - Builders New Power Play: Net Zero Homes
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