Dumont R.S. Orr H.W. Lux M.E.
Bibliographic info:
DBR Building Practice Note No.38 Dec 1982 10pp. 4 tabs. 10 refs. #DATE 01:12:1982 in English

Reviews the energy conservation features employed in most low energy houses in the Prairie region including airtightness (by application of a vapour barrier), increased thickness of insulation, air-to-air heat exchangers and south-facing windows. Discusses the performance of low energy houses in Saskatoon, and the cost of energy conservation features.