Dust-Control Strategies for Energy Upgrades

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Dust-Control Strategies for Energy Upgrades

Completing weatherization and home performance upgrades can be dirty work. Add the challenges of being in occupied homes, and you have one of the toughest jobs in the industry! The type of dust created during ...

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Climate House: Passive House as an Opportunity

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December 09, 2019

Designing a new building in a flood zone can be a rigorous challenge but also an opportunity. In New York, Superstorm Sandy left behind devastated communities in low-lying coastal areas of Long Island. Some residents ... [continue reading]

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Build Your Own Code

Author: Duane Jonlin
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December 09, 2019

Nobody likes energy codes. This unfortunate fact maintains my popularity ratings, as a writer and enforcer of energy codes, down in the low single digits. Energy codes fall into the same category as speed limits ... [continue reading]

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Dust-Control Strategies for Energy Upgrades

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December 09, 2019

Completing weatherization and home performance upgrades can be dirty work. Add the challenges of being in occupied homes, and you have one of the toughest jobs in the industry! The type of dust created during ... [continue reading]

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Seeing the Possibilities with the Water-Energy Nexus

Author: Bill Eckman
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September 06, 2019

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 and insulation performance. Thanks to that ability to see things differently, ... [continue reading]

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Ventilation in the 2019 California Energy Code

Author: Rick Karg
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June 03, 2019

It is not unusual for California to be first and unique. Just one year after the 1973 oil embargo exposed this country’s reliance on foreign oil, California was the first state to implement a ... [continue reading]

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Measuring the Health Benefits of Energy Efficiency Programs

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June 02, 2019

Scores of programs in the United States and abroad have the goal of saving energy and improving human health. Programs commonly address exposure to mold, lead, and radon as well as malfunctioning or inefficient appliances, ... [continue reading]

Is Energy Efficiency an American Value?

Jim Gunshinan

Is Energy Efficiency an American Value?

Energy efficiency is good for the economy, good for families, good for workers, and good for the environment.

Which Refrigerant Has The Lowest GWP?

Kristina Frunze

Which Refrigerant Has The Lowest GWP?

As you probably know, 2020 will see the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) implementing stricter rules concerning refrigerants in the United States. ...

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