Editorial: Elder Star

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Editorial: Elder Star

All of us have elderly relatives or friends, but have you ever considered their energy consumption patterns? On the surface, those patterns may look little different from your own, but in fact the aging population ...

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Energy Myths

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January 01, 2001

Energy and energy savings myths get passed around surprisingly rapidly, often with little scrutiny. [continue reading]

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Tips to Keep in Mind When Purchasing a Refrigerator

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January 01, 2001

Here are seven rules of thumb that can keep your purchase of a replacement refrigerator from becoming a continuing drain on your pocketbook: [continue reading]

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Identifying Refrigerators to Recycle Early: Replacing Your Refrigerator

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January 01, 2001

In 2001, I had a chance to visit the headquarters and research laboratories of the Whirlpool Corporation. [continue reading]

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Frozen Pipes Dilemmas: The Hard Cold Facts of Insulation Effectiveness and Building Tightness

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January 01, 2001

When the air temperature inside the heated space is cold enough to freeze plumbing, clearly there's a problem. [continue reading]

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Energy-Efficient Lighting for the Home

Author: Jeanne Byrne
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November 01, 1994

The incandescent light bulb has been the proud symbol of good ideas since the time of Edison. Most of us have used these same pear-shaped "A-lamp" incandescents for as long as we can remember. [continue reading]

Women in Building Performance: Jamie Peters

Lindsay Bachman Flickinger

Women in Building Performance: Jamie Peters

Jamie Peters is the Director of Client Solutions at EnergySavvy, a software companythat aimsto transform the way utilities ...

Aging Homeowners Drive Growth in Remodeling as Millennials Begin to Gain Footing

Macie Melendez

Aging Homeowners Drive Growth in Remodeling as Millennials Begin to Gain Footing

Homeowner spending on remodeling is expected to see healthy growth through 2025, according to Demographic Change and the Remodeling Outlook, the ...

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