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 to become the Building Performance Association. During the approximately two-year transition, ...
Letters: Plumbing Retrofit
Plumbing Retrofit I’ve recently completed the California Building Performance Contractors Association (CBPCA) training program and have become a subscriber to your magazine. One year ago I bought ... [continue reading]
Letters: March/April 2006
Not a Fan of Fans During Heating Season [continue reading]
Letters: January/February 2006
New York City Energy Use and More Recessed Cans [continue reading]
Letters: November/December 2005
Peak Question I have a question regarding your article about inline or instant gas-fired water heaters (“Tankless Option Improving,” July/Aug ’05, p.18). Inline or instant gas-fired water heaters have a gas input ... [continue reading]
Letters: September/October 2005
Crawlspace Conundrum In his column,“Crawlspace Conundrum” (May/June ’05, p. 8), Brad Turk gave a solution for an arid climate but not a green-grass climate. Exhausting air from the crawlspace will load the ... [continue reading]
Letters: July/August 2005
With HVAC, Size Does Matter I have been facing the HVAC-sizing problem for my new house on the central Gulf Coast of Texas for some time now. I had a Manual J run by an ... [continue reading]
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Our Blog Has Moved
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Is Energy Efficiency an American Value?
Energy efficiency is good for the economy, good for families, good for workers, and good for the environment.