Euro Technology

January/February 2012
A version of this article appears in the January/February 2012 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
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January 03, 2012
Experiences and lessons learned on one house doctor's journey between countries east and west
In the spring of 2009, I made my first journey to Europe with the intention of discovering my roots and exploring why we in the United States use twice as much energy on average as do citizens of European countries. What do the energy technocrats of Europe have to offer? What are they doing to existing residential buildings to make them more energy efficient?

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