Online Tool Ensures High-Quality Weatherization Work

Spotlight Article:

Online Tool Ensures High-Quality Weatherization Work

The idea of using step-by-step descriptions to help workers understand what's needed to achieve a desired outcome is common in the fast-food industry—but applying this approach to weatherization requires some creative thinking. Clearly, ...

Keep Reading

FILTER ARTICLES
stuff

Health and Household-Related Benefits of DOE's WAP

free CONTENT
June 29, 2016

DOE’s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) invests public funds to weatherize privately owned low-income housing. There is an active debate about the value of this program. Weatherizing low-income homes can help to alleviate energy ... [continue reading]

stuff

Online Tool Ensures High-Quality Weatherization Work

premium CONTENT
WEB ONLY
March 07, 2016

The idea of using step-by-step descriptions to help workers understand what's needed to achieve a desired outcome is common in the fast-food industry—but applying this approach to weatherization requires some creative thinking. Clearly, ... [continue reading]

stuff

Colorado Nonprofit Energizing Families and Seniors

premium CONTENT
March 01, 2016

Energy Outreach Colorado (EOC) understands the importance of affordable home energy, particularly for low-income or vulnerable consumers. For more than 25 years this private, nonprofit organization has helped struggling Coloradans avoid the despair of coming home ... [continue reading]

stuff

The Weatherization Experiences Project: A Social Network Study

premium CONTENT
October 31, 2014

A study shows that experiences with weatherization are being shared within social networks, and it can have a big impact on our industry. [continue reading]

stuff

Highlights from Four Weatherization Programs in Washington State

premium CONTENT
September 03, 2014

A closer look into the challenges, successes, and lessons learned [continue reading]

stuff

The Health Benefits of Weatherization

Author: Bruce Tonn and Erin Rose
premium CONTENT
March 01, 2014

A doctor can't prescribe weatherization, but with recent research showing its positive effects on physical and mental health, it would make sense. [continue reading]

Home Performance Coalition Comments on EPA's Proposed Rule on the Clean Energy Incentive Program

Lindsay Flickinger

Home Performance Coalition Comments on EPA's Proposed Rule on the Clean Energy Incentive Program

Yesterday, the Home Performance Coalition (HPC) released comments on EPA's Proposed Rule on theClean Energy Incentive Program (CEIP) Design ...

Five Ways to Judge Sustainable Housing

Shawna Henderson

Five Ways to Judge Sustainable Housing

The first thing to do is clarify some terms.

Earn BPI CEU credits
HEP
Home Performance with EnergyStar
SPONSORED CONTENT Insulated, Air-Sealed Drapes Learn more! Watch Video
Email Newsletter

Home Energy E-Newsletter

Sign up for our free monthly
E-Newsletter!

How can Home Energy serve you better?


Let us know how by taking our short reader survey.

Take the survey