KB Home Receives Top Energy Star Honors
The production firm recently earned 17 Energy Star Market Leader Awards, the most...
Tackling the Second-Highest Energy Guzzler in the Home
Efficient water heaters will make homeowners sing in the shower--and when they get...
New HVAC Products Meet Consumer Demand for Healthy Homes
Advanced fresh air systems improve indoor air quality and maintain comfort using...
Variable-Speed HVAC Is Worth a Second Look
Ductless variable-speed HVAC systems offer impressive energy savings, so why...
Connected Thermostats Optimize Efficiency and Comfort
Next-generation thermostats offer greater savings and simpler operation, and will...
LEDs Are Lighting the Way--and Dropping in Price
Today, most builders familiar with efficient lighting think CFLs. But the rapid...
Five Emerging Technologies to Watch
Energy Star officials are always on the lookout for emerging technologies that...
Powerful Performance: 6 Energy Star Homes That Rock
In celebration of the green building program’s anniversary, we’ve rounded up a...
Green Building Makes Inroads in the Builder 100 List
Green building is becoming increasingly important for production builders as...
Energy Star V6 Has Big Impact on Windows
Cost-effectiveness of high efficiency products under the program is among the window industry’s chief concerns.