New and Notable: November/December 2013
NYSERDA’s HPwES Program Completes 50,000 Projects The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) recently announced the achievement of a major milestone for its Home Performance with Energy Star (HPwES) program, with ...
NYSERDA’s HPwES Program Completes 50,000 Projects The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) recently announced the achievement of a major milestone for its Home Performance with Energy Star (HPwES) program, with ... [continue reading]
Energy-Saving Home Networks In 88 million homes across the United States, digital content flows through high-speed modems and routers, streaming our videos, pinging e-mail into our in-boxes—and consuming 8.3 billion kWh of electricity. All of ... [continue reading]
Honda Smart Home to Demonstrate Zero Carbon Living and Mobility American Honda Motor Company, Incorporated, recently announced its plan to create the Honda Smart Home US, a showcase for environmental innovation and renewable-energy-enabling technologies that ... [continue reading]
Northwest Residential Energy Study Reveals Home Energy Usage Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), a nonprofit organization working to make area homes more energy efficient, has published the first two in a series of reports that ... [continue reading]
Installed Price of Solar PV Continues to Decline The installed price of solar-PV power systems in the United States fell substantially in 2011 and through the first half of 2012, according to the latest edition of Tracking ... [continue reading]
New LBNL Online Resource: Build Tight, Ventilate Right Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) is now offering a new online resource aimed at improving ventilation in existing homes in California. This web site provides information on ... [continue reading]
People are buying more electric cars than ever. According to the newsletter ARS Technica, in 2018 – the most-recent full year ...
EERE Success Story — Reducing the Energy Burden for Elderly and Homes that Previously Could Not Receive Weatherization Services
Minnesota's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) has made strides in reducing the energy burden and providing a healthier home environment for ...