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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 Nick Fergis and Jesse Fulton
As the clean-energy economy heats up, communities across the country are actively pursuing programs that promote energy efficiency and the reduction of greenhouse gas (...
By Tom White
This past May at Parks Associates’ CONNECTIONS™: Connected Home Conference, I had the opportunity to speak with George Land, General Manager of ...
By Alan Meier
In a recent article by Chris Dorsi, he provides an excellent summary of the latest crop of Internet-connected devices for home energy applications. This ...
Way back in 1978, I installed my first solar water-heating system. I continued with solar thermal, installing new systems until tax credits expired in 1986, and ...
I always find tiny homes to be very charming, and Corbett and Grace Lunsford’s was no ...
As global concern about energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and depletion of non-renewable resources continues to rise, more ...
By Gabe Lieb
As with other client businesses, when it comes to making it as a contractor, professionalism is everything. Rightly ...
We have all had an idea about the place we live and a desire to improve it in ...