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    DOE Weatherization Assistance Program Update

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    Introducing the Association's Policy Affairs Team

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    Overcoming Obstacles to Advanced Air Sealing

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    Stick to the Basics in New Home Construction

    Stick to the Basics in New Home Construction

    By Andrew Scatizzi

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    HPC Files Comments to Four Illinois Utilities' Energy Efficiency Plans

    HPC Files Comments to Four Illinois Utilities' Energy Efficiency Plans

    By Joe Cullen

    On January 29, 2018, the Home Performance Coalition submitted comments on four Illinois investor owned utilities’ energy efficiency plans. ...
    Featuring the Fundamentals Track as Part of the 2018 National Home Performance Conference!

    Featuring the Fundamentals Track as Part of the 2018 National Home Performance Conference!

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    Advocacy Matters! Join us for Contractor Lobby Day 2018

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