Congratulations to the Penn State Nittany Lions E-Den Team that participated in
the new 2014 DOE Challenge Home Student Design Competition. The PHRC organized a
team of Penn State students who with the help of advisors developed an energy efficient
home design that was successful to receive the award for Best Technical Integration
at this year’s competition! Click here for the full
Penn State students placed 7th in the
NAHB Residential Construction Management Competition at the NAHB International
Builders' Show held in Las Vegas, Nevada, held in February, 2014.
More than 140 people attended the recent 2014 PA Housing and Land Development Conference.
If you missed the event, presentation information for the
Housing Conference and
Land Development Conference is now available for download.
The 2014 Residential Building Design Construction Conference brought together researchers
and practitioners from ICF International, American Wood Council, NRMCA, SHoP Construction,
Structura, Penn State and Virginia Tech, among others. Proceedings from this conference
are now available by clicking here.
New Online Course
Achieving Compliance with the International Energy Conservation Code in Residential
Occupancies - Available Online Here
Learn about energy efficiency as outlined in Chapters 1-4 of the International Energy