Weatherization and Indoor Air Quality
Research suggests air sealing can degrade indoor air quality--but also shows that properly implemented mechanical ventilation can reduce these unwanted effects.
Consumers have never had more options when it comes to choosing a clothes dryer. Dryers are now styled like high-end cars and include nearly as many features.
Savings of Smart Thermostats in Humid Heat
Overall measured heating-and-cooling energy savings averaged 9.5% or about 500 kWh a year.
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Spreading the Green-Building Gospel
By Scott Pigg, Dan Cautley and Paul Francisco
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For years the HVAC industry has relied on repeat visits to existing customers to generate new business. The ...
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