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A tight building envelope is one of the most essential characteristics you will need to include in any ultra-energy-efficient home.
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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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All-Electric is the Past and Future
The trend to electrify buildings is accelerating because they're cheaper to build, and in most states they are cheaper to operate.
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Part 1: Evaluation of Mini-Split Heat Pumps as Supplemental and Full System Retrofits in a Hot-Humid Climate
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