Energy Efficiency

2017 Product Guide: Comfort and Health Products
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2017 Product Guide: Comfort and Health Products

Air conditioners, ERVs, and even ceiling fans each play a role in keeping a home... More

More U.S. Cities Go All-In With Renewable Energy
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More U.S. Cities Go All-In With Renewable Energy

A total of 25 U.S. cities have now committed to fully transition to renewable... More

Passive House Completed Near Boulder
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Passive House Completed Near Boulder

Wool-insulated walls, triple-pain windows and abundant Colorado sunshine make the... More

Residents Complain that LED Street Lights Are Disruptive to Sleep
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Residents Complain that LED Street Lights Are Disruptive to Sleep

Cities around the world are converting to low-energy LED street lights - but some... More

New Program Aims to Increase Appraisal Accuracy
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New Program Aims to Increase Appraisal Accuracy

HERS scores will be included on appraisal forms in some states. More

Rooftop Solar Installations Rise, Pace of Growth Falls
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Rooftop Solar Installations Rise, Pace of Growth Falls

Rooftop solar installations in the first quarter of 2017 have followed last year's... More

Minnesota's High-Performance Buildings
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Minnesota's High-Performance Buildings

"Built for the Future" event showcases the efforts already in place in Minnesota... More

How the Potential Budget Cuts to the EPA Could Affect the Building Industry
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How the Potential Budget Cuts to the EPA Could Affect the Building Industry

The Trump administration is eyeing a 24% reduction in the Environmental Protection... More

Lithium-Ion Battery Creator Helps Develop a New Battery Technology at Age 94
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Lithium-Ion Battery Creator Helps Develop a New Battery Technology at Age 94

It's safer, can store more energy and can last much longer. More

Pacific Island Changes From Diesel Fuel to 100% Solar Power
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Pacific Island Changes From Diesel Fuel to 100% Solar Power

The island of Ta'u in American Samoa now boasts a solar microgrid from Tesla's... More

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