HERO Program Adds Value
Communities across the country are pursuing programs that promote energy efficiency and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
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HERO Program Adds Value for Homeowners, Communities, and Contractors
By Robb Aldrich
When I started working in the home energy field (in the mid-1990s), I never imagined I’d be suggesting that all-electric homes ...
By Theresa Gilbride and Katherine Cort
One recent addition to the cost-effective efficiency measures available for home retrofits is low-e storm windows. These high-performing window attachments are up to 25% more ...
On a sunny 90°F day in late July, my girlfriend and I pedaled our bikes toward the St. John’s Bridge in ...
I recently attended the conference for the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN). NAPHN promotes and mobilizes North ...
By Mike Kandel
The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is proud to announce that BPI-1100-T-2014: Home Energy Auditing Standard has ...
By Samuel Pobst
The 3.8 billion years of evolution of the DNA strand that uniquely identifies the human genome has invested in ...
By Abby Perkins
With today's sky-high energy costs, homeowners and energy industry professionals alike are constantly looking for ways to increase ...
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