Centerline Summer 2015

Centerline Summer 2015

Thermostat Wars: Office Comfort and Controversy

A string of articles and broadcasts in the mainstream media focused on comfort in the workplace, in many cases engaging with faculty and researchers at CBE to provide expert insights. While the idea of building industry sexism may provide a hook for readers, some of this coverage exaggerates the influence of gender on workplace comfort.  

Research Updates

Occupant-Controlled Buildings (p. 5)
Interactive Setpoint Calculator (p. 7)
DOE Catalyst Business Award (p. 8)


Meet CBE’s Newest Partners (p. 9)


New Survey Team Members (p.11)

Livable Buildings

This Year’s Winner UC Davis Student Community Center (p.12)