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    Breaking Barriers with Buried Ducts

    Breaking Barriers with Buried Ducts

    By Matthew Brown

    In a 2013 cost study commissioned by Leading Builders of America, it was estimated that as much as $1,700 in construction costs can be saved by ...
    Athens Passes the First-Ever Carbon Fee

    Athens Passes the First-Ever Carbon Fee

    By Maria Dimengo

    Driving along the rolling township roads of Appalachian Ohio, it’s easy to understand the opposition to community solar being whispered beyond the ...
    ACEEE Buzzlets

    ACEEE Buzzlets

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    Staffing for Success

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    Finding, hiring, and training the right people well is one of the most important investments of time and money any business owner can make. ...
    Redefining Home Performance in the 21stCentury

    Redefining Home Performance in the 21stCentury

    By HPC

    Today, the Home Performance Coalition (HPC) calls on policymakers, industry leaders, energy program managers and contractors to redefine ...
    Zero-Energy Homes Are Ready for Mainstream Markets

    Zero-Energy Homes Are Ready for Mainstream Markets

    By Laurie Guevara-Stone

    Zero-energy (ZE) homes—efficient homes that produce or procure as much renewable energy as they consume over ...
    Why Open Standards Matter for Home Energy Efficiency

    Why Open Standards Matter for Home Energy Efficiency

    By Julie Caracino, the Director of Research and Standards at the HPC

    This is the first of a new monthly series that will showcase the benefits of HPXML in scaling ...

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