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    Measuring the Health Benefits of Energy Efficiency Programs

    By Ronald R. Denson Jr. and Sara Hayes

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    Supporting a Home Performance Workforce

    Supporting a Home Performance Workforce

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    In Gratitude to Bill Miller

    Bill Miller was our interim Executive Director (ED) during the merger of Home Energy Magazine and Efficiency First with the Home Performance Coalition, later ...
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    Home Performance: Lead Generation Ideas

    Home Performance: Lead Generation Ideas

    By Mike Austin

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    August Federal Policy Updates

    August Federal Policy Updates

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    The Impact of Energy Efficiency in West Virginia

    The Impact of Energy Efficiency in West Virginia

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