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Indoor Air Quality Monitors and Meters

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Boosting Insulation Can Reduce Energy Use, Pollution

Posted by Home Energy Magazine on July 18, 2016 at 2:32pm 0 Comments

Those of us working within the building industry or energy efficiency space in existing homes know that boosting insulation levels can reduce energy use, cut consumer costs and greenhouse gas emissions. Yet, there’s been a modest amount of data to quantify the extent of the benefits—particularly at the state level. Until now.

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Indoor Air - How do you measure if it is Healthy?

Posted by John Nicholas on June 20, 2016 at 8:09am 5 Comments

Indoor Air - How do you measure if it is Healthy? New on my Blog! This post was made to respond to my friend Nate Adams question of 'Why?' when I tweeted that I was disappointed at…

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Elevate Energy Mythbusters: Windows & Attics Edition

Posted by Amber Vignieri on June 24, 2016 at 10:00am 4 Comments

This blog post is guest written by former staff member Eric Keeley.

Great enthusiasm for home energy efficiency is often matched with misconceptions.  Let’s explore a bit and figure out the difference between what we perceive, believe, and what we know to be true.

Our Perception

Windows: We see through them every day and curse the drafts coming through and around them. We are certain that old windows are the main culprit behind why we spend so much…

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