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    Improving energy conservation efforts in a home is the most difficult part of an energy professional's work.

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    The water energy nexus (WEN) is based on the entirely novel concept that our water and energy systems are interconnected.

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  • Living Better with Less Energy

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  • A Range of Debate

    The goal is to get rid of the gas space and water heating equipment that has long hours of operations and a much bigger carbon footprint.

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  • Ventilation in the 2019 California Energy Code

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    Tackling the House's Biggest Energy User the Occupant

    Tackling the House's Biggest Energy User the Occupant

    By Walter Yakabosky

    In many parts of the country, energy efficiency programs are not delivering energy savings as promised. There are several factors that may explain this, ...
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    Living Better with Less Energy

    Living Better with Less Energy

    By Larry Weingarten and Zak Vetter

    At times, the solutions to our problems are hiding in plain sight. Sometimes the hardest part is taking the time to examine things that ...
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    A Range of Debate

    A Range of Debate

    By Leslie Jackson

    Recent articles about Induction Cookers, notably an opinion piece in the The New York Times, have sparked heated debate regarding the pros and cons ...
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    Seeing the Possibilities with the Water-Energy Nexus

    Seeing the Possibilities with the Water-Energy Nexus

    By Bill Eckman

    As building performance professionals, we see the world differently than most people. We see the interconnections between west-facing glass and occupant comfort, hidden airflow ...
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    What's In a Name?

    What's In a Name?

    By Jim Gunshinan

    That’s a little over the top. But the point is, even though Home Energy will undergo ...
    The Environmental Benefits of Restoring Old Homes

    The Environmental Benefits of Restoring Old Homes

    By Holly Welles

    The sustainability movement has swept across the construction industry. Green homebuilding has grown in favor because of its ...
    How Building Managers Can Future-Proof their Buildings

    How Building Managers Can Future-Proof their Buildings

    By Ivo Grossi

    In a time when climate change is becoming a familiar topic and living more sustainably is being sought ...
    How to Sell Real Estate Professionals on Sustainability Improvements

    How to Sell Real Estate Professionals on Sustainability Improvements

    By Holly Welles

    Real estate investors and housing developers must consistently stay aware of trends. Recently, that's meant knowing about sustainability ...
     
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