Solving the Unintended Consequences of a Home Performance Renovation

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Solving the Unintended Consequences of a Home Performance Renovation

Tight homes are becoming more common around the country, even in the mid-South where many builders still believe that homes and crawl spaces should “breathe.” And home performance, still not well understood in ...

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Energy Retrofit of a Typical Three-Story Multifamily Building

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May 01, 2014

Measured Results and Lessons Learned [continue reading]

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Measuring Savings: A Postretrofit Analysis of 436 Chicago Bungalows

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April 29, 2014

Since 2006, the Historic Chicago Bungalow Association (HCBA) has provided more than 2,500 energy efficiency grants to low- and moderate-income bungalow owners throughout the city of Chicago. [continue reading]

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A Deeper Look into My Deep Energy Retrofit

Author: Dick Rome
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February 28, 2014

My wife and I live in a Title 24 house built in 2004 in Stockton, California. It is a 1,883 ft2 ranch, slab-on-grade, with 9-foot ceilings, double-pane low-e vinyl -framed horizontal slider windows, installed R-30 ceiling insulation (effective ... [continue reading]

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Don't Be a Lipstick Flipper

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December 29, 2013

We hear in the news about all the foreclosed, abandoned, vacant, or otherwise lost homes. We hear about the army of house flippers and people buying and fixing these homes to make an income from ... [continue reading]

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The Case for an Energy Benefit

Author: Rob Guthrie
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November 02, 2013

A Study of The Clinton Foundation's HEAL Program [continue reading]

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California Residential Retrofits: Ten Important Lessons Learned

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November 02, 2013

The potential for reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions through retrofitting existing homes offers major incentives for future work. [continue reading]

EERE Success StoryŚMinnesota Offers Residents a Tip Sheet for Hiring Solar Installers

Kayla Dewitt of DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

EERE Success StoryŚMinnesota Offers Residents a Tip Sheet for Hiring Solar Installers

When considering installing solar in your home, it can be difficult to decide who to trust. There are many companies ...

Spotlight on HPXML: A Look Ahead to 2019

Julie Caracino, HPC's Director of Research and Standards

Spotlight on HPXML: A Look Ahead to 2019

Last year was a great year for HPXML, the open data transfer standard for the residential energy efficiency industry. We ...

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