About This Fact Sheet

This fact sheet was developed with the assistance of a Radiant Barrier Systems Technical Panel, which included representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy, the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the Reflective Insulation Manufacturers Association, the Mineral Insulation Manufacturers Association, the Tennessee Valley Authority, the Electric Power Research Institute, and the Florida Solar Energy Center.


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