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    The Evolution of Smart Home Performance and Its Benefits to the Grid

    The Evolution of Smart Home Performance and Its Benefits to the Grid

    By Kara Saul Rinaldi and Julie Caracino

    As the number of residential demand-response programs and the use of smart home technologies has grown over the last several years, an important opportunity ...
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    The Home Performance Forum

    The Home Performance Forum

    By David Butler

    The Home Performance Coalition (HPC) recently launched the Home Performance Forum, where members discuss topics in their respective fields. These topics include building systems; ...
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    Bits and Watts, Watts and Bits

    Bits and Watts, Watts and Bits

    By Alan Meier

    More and more, the streams of energy and information are becoming entangled. No single event heralds this merger; instead, dozens of innovations across a ...
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    A Closer Look at Connecticut's Zero Energy Homebuilding Competition

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    At the Better Buildings By Design conference, Ann Edminster spoke about the growing interest in net-zero-energy buildings saying, &...
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    John Tooley said, “Air is like crooked rivers, crooked people, teenagers, and cheap labor. It always seeks ...
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    Energy Efficiency is Increasingly Popular With Home Buyers

    By Gary Ashton

    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is a trade association based in Washington. It boasts more than 140,000 ...
     

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