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    NYC's Biggest Sustainable Surprise

    NYC's Biggest Sustainable Surprise

    By Eric Skiba

    It nearly 75 years old, New York City’s largest apartment complex continues to raise the bar for sustainability and energy-efficient retrofits. Occupying 80 acres ...
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    A New Chapter Begins

    A New Chapter Begins

    After over 35 years of providing relevant, technical content to the building performance and weatherization communities, Home Energy will end its run after this issue. ...
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    DOE's Weatherization Assistance Program Update

    DOE's 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, ...
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    Tackling the House's Biggest Energy User the Occupant

    Tackling the House's Biggest Energy User the Occupant

    By Walter Yakabosky

    In many parts of the country, energy efficiency programs are not delivering energy savings as promised. There are several factors that may explain this, ...
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    How Building Managers Can Future-Proof their Buildings

    How Building Managers Can Future-Proof their Buildings

    By Ivo Grossi

    In a time when climate change is becoming a familiar topic and living more sustainably is being sought ...
    How to Sell Real Estate Professionals on Sustainability Improvements

    How to Sell Real Estate Professionals on Sustainability Improvements

    By Holly Welles

    Real estate investors and housing developers must consistently stay aware of trends. Recently, that's meant knowing about sustainability ...
    BPA Urges Congress to Advance Energy Efficiency in Buildings to Address the Climate Crisis

    BPA Urges Congress to Advance Energy Efficiency in Buildings to Address the Climate Crisis

    By Kara Saul Rinaldi

    The Building Performance Association Urges Congress to Advance Energy Efficiency in Buildings ...
    What Contractors Wish Homeowners Knew About Building or Renovating a Home

    What Contractors Wish Homeowners Knew About Building or Renovating a Home

    By Megan Ray Nichols

    Most homeowners don't know what goes into the planning and construction of a house. And the rise of ...
     
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