Lessons from the Phased Deep Retrofit Project
Between 2012 and 2014, DOE sponsored a study of 60 all-electric Florida homes to establish annual energy and peak energy reductions from shallow and deep retrofits.
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A Tribute to Lydia Gill Polley
Lydia Gill Polley was a gentle but forthright giant in the wonderful world of energy education and staff development training.
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