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According to the Department of Energy, the building envelope has an impact on what percent of a building’s energy consumption?

What cladding material performed best for moisture resistance and insulation in a three-year Department of Energy study concluding in 2006?

A 15-month study of wall assemblies for insulation and moisture resistance conducted in Charleston, S.C. by the U.S. Department of Energy found which type to perform the best?

A recent Department of Energy Report estimates that the U.S. could produce 1 billion tons of biomass resources annually to make biofuels and bio-based products. This is enough to replace how much of the nation's current petroleum consumption?

True or false: EIFS outperformed cement board, stucco, brick, and concrete block for moisture resistance and insulation in a three-year Department of Energy study concluding in 2006.


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