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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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  • Possibilities with the Water-Energy Nexus

    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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    DOE Weatherization Assistance Program Update

    DOE Weatherization Assistance Program Update

    In an ongoing effort to improve communication with the weatherization community, DOE’s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) will convey new training resources, recently ...
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    Introducing the Association's Policy Affairs Team

    Introducing the Association's Policy Affairs Team

    By Kara Saul Rinaldi and Leslie Jackson

    Kara Saul Rinaldi manages Building Performance Association’s government affairs team. Her team develops and advocates for policies and objectives that address obstacles ...
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    Overcoming Obstacles to Advanced Air Sealing

    Overcoming Obstacles to Advanced Air Sealing

    By Andrew Woodruff

    We all know the basics of energy efficiency. Air seal high in the building, then low, then insulate. Seems simple, right? Stop the air ...
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    Top US Cities Considered the Most Energy Efficient

    Top US Cities Considered the Most Energy Efficient

    By Sandra Wood

    Many people recognize the need for increased efforts to reduce energy consumption and make communities cleaner. As cities ...
    Speaking the Same Language: The Importance of Open Standards in Energy Efficiency

    Speaking the Same Language: The Importance of Open Standards in Energy Efficiency

    By Dave Yeager

    Open standards provide the backbone for many markets and industries. The Internet ...
    What's The Real Value of HPXML? Hint: It's The People Behind the Standard

    What's The Real Value of HPXML? Hint: It's The People Behind the Standard

    By Noel Merket

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