Emerging Building Technologies

Emerging Building Technologies' two programs - GSA Proving Ground (GPG) and Pilot to Portfolio (P2P) enable GSA to make sound investment decisions in next-generation building technologies based on their real-world performance.

GSA's Proving Ground (GPG)

Test-bed measurement and verification (M&V) - published reports, infographics and summary documents in the following categories:

Overview of GPG

Building Envelope

Energy Management



On-Site Power & Renewables


RFI on Grid-interactive Efficient Buildings Open Until December 9

GSA and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) are requesting information about building technologies and energy services that can cost-effectively provide building load flexibility as part of a Grid-interactive Efficient Building (GEB) strategy.

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Software-Controlled Switched Reluctance Motor, Wednesday November 20, 1 pm ET

Please join us for a GPG Outbrief webinar on a smart motor that combines an innovative electric motor design with a programmable variable speed drive and a controller that provides real-time monitoring and cloud-based connectivity. During the webinar, researchers and facility managers will discuss findings from the evaluation, share operational guidance and answer questions. Attendees are eligible to receive continuing education credits from the American Institute of Architects.

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Last Reviewed: 2019-11-13