Energy Retrofits: Window ROI and Comfort - The Whole Story

Course Description: Window replacement remains an undervalued option for increasing energy efficiency during commercial retrofit projects. This course will review often overlooked energy savings from replacing windows in existing buildings that can more than double ROI, using advanced analysis techniques. Discussion will include a multi-building case study, and how to identify the best candidates for window replacement to help prioritize energy retrofit projects.

Learning Objectives:

• Describe the historic evolution of fenestration design and opportunity for energy retrofits in the US Market
• Explain the value of including occupant comfort and air-infiltration in whole building energy analyses for projects that include window replacement
• Quantify financial payback of window replacement considering both direct and indirect energy savings
• Prioritize energy retrofit projects based on the potential for energy savings via window replacement

Delivery: Live

Internal Course Code: P2320

Duration: 1h

HSW Compatible: Yes

Point of Contact Name: Architectural Solutions

Point of Contact Email: ArchitecturalSolutions@Pella.com

Associations Registered With:

Association: AIA

Course Code: P2320

Credit Value: 1 LU