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Basic Introduction

EWC: Benefits Of Efficient Windows
Efficient Windows Collaborative describes, with drawings and graphs, benefits of efficient windows, including comfort, less condensation, increased light & view, protection from UV fading, and lower HVAC costs.

EWC: Overview Of Window & Glazing Technologies
Efficient Windows Collaborative describes different window types and components including glazing types, frame types, operating types, Low-E coatings, gas fills, spacers, and new emerging technologies.
History

GBA: Revolution In Window Glass Performance
Green Building Advisor describes how early gains in window energy performance were made by adding additional layers of glass and deepening the air space.

History Of Glass: Glass Historical Timeline
History Of Glass historical timeline explains that natural glass has been around since the beginning of time, and tracks its evolution from 3100 BC to modern days.
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