With the construction and operation of buildings comprising over a third of the world's energy consumption, building science knowledge has the potential to transform the building industry and create a more sustainable world.

Building Science Corporation publishes books that provide high - quality information and expert opinion about building physics and systems design concepts to promote the design and construction of buildings that are durable, healthy, energy efficient and cost effective.

Featured Publication

High Performance Enclosures

by John Straube

High Performance Enclosures: Design Guide for Institutional, Commercial and Industrial Buildings in Cold Climates provides guidance for architects and building enclosure engineering working to meet the growing need for buildings that have significantly lower operational energy consumption. John Straube addresses a range of practical questions about low energy building enclosures that save energy while simultaneously improving durability, comfort, and rain control.