EETD’s Early Technological Successes—Cool Roofing Materials

A cool roof materials test
October 2013

The 40th anniversary of the founding of the Environmental Energy Technologies Division at Berkeley Lab is November 1, 2013.

Every Thursday during October, we’ll look back at a significant energy-efficient technology developed by EETD and its research partners.

This Week

EETD has developed energy-efficient technologies that save energy in your home and workplace. One of these is cool roofing materials, which can reduce your home’s air conditioning energy use by 10 to 20 percent.

To learn about EETD’s work on cool roofing materials, go to the link below.