• Free Electricity

    A curious situation has recently arisen in electricity grids around the world: The wholesale price of electricity has occasionally gone negative.

    Read more

     
  • RENEW Your Subscription

    DON'T LET YOUR HOME ENERGY
    SUBSCRIPTION EXPIRE!

    Access premium content online or in print.

    Renew Today!

     
  • Trailer Treasure

    Affordable housing, green living, community, and income in an unlikely place

    Read more

     
  • Sign Up for Training Programs

    Advance your career as a home performance professional or list your training program for free.

    Go Now

     
  • Success with Collaboration

    Collaboration is essential for building a dream home. Every house is a system that must be interconnected perfectly.

    Read more

     
  • No-Regrets Remodeling SPRING SALE!

    Use promo code NRFALL15

    Order now

     
    SEEK and FLIR Disrupt IR Camera Technology

    SEEK and FLIR Disrupt IR Camera Technology

    By David Kaufman

    Infrared (IR) cameras have gotten better and cheaper over the last couple of decades. New products from upstart SEEK Thermal and old-timer FLIR verge ...
    premium
    WEB ONLY
    Editorial: My Apartment in Tokyo

    Editorial: My Apartment in Tokyo

    By Alan Meier

    Every time I visit Japan I learn something new, and my most recent trip was no exception. This time I stayed in an apartment, ...
    free
    Back Porch: RESNET's Building Performance Conference

    Back Porch: RESNET's Building Performance Conference

    By Tom White

    RESNET convened its Building Performance Conference in Scottsdale this March, a hospitable time of year in the Arizona desert. I roamed the sessions, and ...
    premium
    Water Heating in All-Electric Homes

    Water Heating in All-Electric Homes

    By Robb Aldrich

    When I started working in the home energy field (in the mid-1990s), I never imagined I’d be suggesting that all-electric homes ...
    premium
    Converging Trends

    Converging Trends

    By Rick Barnett

    Environmental Leader recently described legal challenges faced by a business coalitionsupporting the “Clean Power Plan.” ...
    11 Flavors of Sustainable Housing

    11 Flavors of Sustainable Housing

    By Shawna Henderson

    Keeping track of what's going on in the world of low-impact, sustainable housing is, and was, a challenge.
    EnergyLogic and The Energy Conservatory Put

    EnergyLogic and The Energy Conservatory Put "Game of Homes" into Play

    By Linda Lidov

    EnergyLogic welcomes The Energy Conservatory (TEC) as its cornerstone partner in the introduction of Game of Homes, EnergyLogic&...
    Millennials Trust the Smart Home Revolution, but For How Long?

    Millennials Trust the Smart Home Revolution, but For How Long?

    By Andy Heikkila

    Brands and products that aren’t trusted by Millennials are doomed to fail, with Gen Y making ...
     

    Latest Tweets from @HomeEnergyMag

    Tuesday May 24 - 5:16pm
    New post from Home Energy: [Blog] Converging Trends - Environmental Leader recently described legal challenges ... https://t.co/7GSDCDe5wE

    Tuesday May 24 - 4:24pm
    RT@HESProfessional: Success with Collaboration https://t.co/75dBRbJPhQ via@HomeEnergyMag https://t.co/PJF1VgBUme

    Tuesday May 24 - 2:17pm
    New post from Home Energy: [Blog] 11 Flavors of Sustainable Housing https://t.co/YNHb3UAgYH

    Monday May 23 - 5:13pm
    I'm attending CONNECTIONS:Connected Home Conference, SF, May 24-26 Energy, IoT, & Smart Home Partnerships. https://t.co/W6XzI65Wiq#CONNUS16

    Monday May 23 - 5:06pm
    RT@AplncDsgn:#CONNUS16 is LIVE tomorrow, but you can still attend select sessions online! Register here: https://t.co/g6qhRs7nJu@ParksAs

    Monday May 23 - 4:17pm
    RT@russellsac: Discover How a Poorly Located Thermostat Costs You Money and Comfort: https://t.co/Rzzc5Ga1DC#HVAC#Thermostat https://t.c…

    Monday May 23 - 1:35pm
    RT@HaywardHealthyH: Building Scientists tell us that the air we breathe inside our home is actually air that leaks in through wall... http…

    Monday May 23 - 1:20pm
    How Much Power Do Home Electronics Use When ‘Off’? ~50 devices always draw power, says our senior editor Alan Meier https://t.co/taEHQP8Wam

    Sunday May 22 - 1:18pm
    RT@TO_2030District: Lessons on Net Zero Energy Buildings from@DiamondSchmitt &@IntegralGroupCA: Cut heating load until you can meet need…

    Sunday May 22 - 1:17pm
    RT@ProspectSV:#ZNE project w/@chinatowncdc@DESIGNatRMW@IntegralGroupCA@2030Districts@NREL granted! https://t.co/24dwetpA5i https://t…

    Earn BPI CEU credits
    HEP
    Home Performance with EnergyStar

    Harness the power of
    HOME PERFORMANCE!

    Get the Home Energy
    e-newsletter

    FREE!

    SUBSCRIBE

    NOW!