Small Buildings = Big Opportunity for Energy Savings (Fact Sheet)

Research output: NRELFact Sheet


Small buildings have a big impact on energy use. In the United States, 44.6 million small buildings consume 44% of the overall energy used in buildings, presenting an enormous opportunity to cut costs, energy use, and greenhouse gas emissions.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2013

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/FS-5500-60917

Other Report Number

  • DOE/GO-102013-4323


  • energy use
  • greenhouse gas emissions (GHG)
  • small buildings
  • small portfolios


Dive into the research topics of 'Small Buildings = Big Opportunity for Energy Savings (Fact Sheet)'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this