The Curse of the TRC
Archaic utility cost effectiveness-testing is killing effective energy efficiency programs
Several electric utilities in New England developed the Energy Crafted Home program to encourage the construction of single-family and multifamily homes that are substantially more energy efficient than those built to code. [continue reading]
Behavioral recommendations, or tips, are an integral piece of many energy efficiency programs, ranging from marketing materials (e.g., brochures) ...
There’s no doubt that building to Passive House standards results in energy consumption that’s about 70 to 80 ...