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How Do High-R Walls Perform With Moisture?
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How Do High-R Walls Perform With Moisture?

Home Innovation Research Labs is on a quest to understand moisture performance of... Read more

Bay Area Residents Pay More for Solar
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Bay Area Residents Pay More for Solar

Installation and maintenance costs are higher, but folks here still outpace the... Read more

SunEdison Bankrupt, Solar is Not
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SunEdison Bankrupt, Solar is Not

The renewable energy firm was doomed by financial reporting problems and overly... Read more

All-In-One Solar Hub Provides Clean Water, Electricity, And Internet
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All-In-One Solar Hub Provides Clean Water, Electricity, And Internet

A remote village in Ghana is now being served life-changing infrastructure in a box. Read more

Green Building Pioneer to Step Down from Southface
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Green Building Pioneer to Step Down from Southface

Dennis Creech, recipient of the 2013 Hanley Award, sets his sights on retirement. Read more

Energy Rating Index Gives Builders an Advantage
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Energy Rating Index Gives Builders an Advantage

The ERI compliance path soon may be coming to a state near you--are you ready?... Read more

Peek into Pulte's New Net-Zero Home
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Peek into Pulte's New Net-Zero Home

The company's top procurement officer talks about the costs of building a... Read more

How Much Power Could Solar Panels Provide?
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How Much Power Could Solar Panels Provide?

The Department of Energy's renewable energy lab just nearly doubled its estimate... Read more

SunPower Shows Off Its New Home Solar System
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SunPower Shows Off Its New Home Solar System

A new solar system from SunPower could revolutionize residential renewable energy. Read more

The Rocky Mountain Institute's New HQ Has No Central Heat or A/C
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The Rocky Mountain Institute's New HQ Has No Central Heat or A/C

How ZGF Architects embraced the challenge of working with one of Colorado's most... Read more

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