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    DOE Weatherization Assistance Program Update

    DOE Weatherization Assistance Program Update

    In an ongoing effort to improve communication with the weatherization community, DOE’s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) will convey new training resources, recently ...
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    Introducing the Association's Policy Affairs Team

    Introducing the Association's Policy Affairs Team

    By Kara Saul Rinaldi and Leslie Jackson

    Kara Saul Rinaldi manages Building Performance Association’s government affairs team. Her team develops and advocates for policies and objectives that address obstacles ...
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    Overcoming Obstacles to Advanced Air Sealing

    Overcoming Obstacles to Advanced Air Sealing

    By Andrew Woodruff

    We all know the basics of energy efficiency. Air seal high in the building, then low, then insulate. Seems simple, right? Stop the air ...
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    Always Committed to Healthy Homes & IAQ!

    Always Committed to Healthy Homes & IAQ!

    By Bethany Dittmar, Director of Conference Education, HPC

    June is National Healthy Homes Month (NHHM)! This month-long celebration offers an opportunity to learn more about housing ...
    Advancing Home Energy Labeling through Data Standardization

    Advancing Home Energy Labeling through Data Standardization

    By Julie Caracino, Director of Research & Standards at HPC

    Making energy efficiency features visible at the time of home sale is a strategy with transformational potential. If ...
    How Cities Can Ensure Better Rentals for Everyone

    How Cities Can Ensure Better Rentals for Everyone

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