General Forum (858)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

On the lighter side....

Breaking news from Opower.

Started by Evan Mills

1 Aug 13, 2012
Reply by tedkidd

Utility company's diabolical rate plans don't save the consumer equivalent to what they conserve

Attached is a spreadsheet I created for a restaurant client comparing two plans and projected kWh savings at 20% and 30%. Currently, they a…

Started by Rod Fox

6 Aug 13, 2012
Reply by Bud Poll

EcoDog Home Monitoring: An Energy Geek's Dream??

EcoDog’s FIDO Home Energy Monitor provides  a new level of visibility to electricity consumption  that gives homeowners unprecedented power…

Started by Marc Church

0 Aug 13, 2012

Over 2400 Members!

Home Energy Pros now has over 2400 members! Pros have joined from every state in the US and over 45 countries around the world. Is your cou…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

13 Aug 10, 2012
Reply by Diane Chojnowski

Suggestions for magnetic air register covers?

I have a client who will eventually spend the money and have her ducts sealed and insulated, and the system properly balanced, but in the m…

Started by Patrick Michaelyan

12 Aug 10, 2012
Reply by Patrick Michaelyan

App for Ashrae 62.2

I read here that the apple store has an app for  Ashrae 62.2  for iphone, ipad and the ipod touch. I have only find Ashrae 62.1. Is this th…

Started by Paul Lasicki

4 Aug 9, 2012
Reply by Isaac Savage


I am looking for any comments or experience with the Poly-tuff elastromeric deck coating system.  The application is for a walk out patio o…

Started by Doug Garrett

0 Aug 9, 2012

First Law of Themodynamics

I have been thinking alot about this 1st Law, where energy is neither created or destroyed and i am having difficulty understanding this. A…

Started by Jim Tenhundfeld

3 Aug 9, 2012
Reply by Ed Voytovich

How does your utility use smart meter technology?

A quick poll to see how widespread smart meter technology has become. What type of power meter do you have, and how does your utility use t…

Started by Bob Blanchette

5 Aug 9, 2012
Reply by Rod Fox

Controversial? The Rebound Effect?

Since more efficient (and cheaper) energy will also lead to faster economic growth, it's suspected that improvements in energy efficiency m…

Started by Tom DelConte

10 Aug 9, 2012
Reply by Richard Scott Mills


Home Energy Pros

Home Energy Pros was founded by the developers of Home Energy Saver Pro (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy,) and brought to you in partnership with Home Energy magazine.  Home Energy Pros is sponsored by the Better Buildings Residential Network.

Latest Activity

SmithWatson commented on SmithWatson's blog post Top 6 Energy Efficient Brands for Gas Furnace and Boiler
"Thank you for your valuable comment Gary.Yes, the product AFUE rating and other numbers are from…"
1 hour ago
Eric Kjelshus replied to Barbara Smith's discussion Eliminating Standing Pilot Light Furnaces
"Biggest pro is to keep the clay or brick or high mass chimney warm  with the 4-8" flame.…"
7 hours ago
Profile IconScott Bloedorn, Matt Macfadden, Lauren Asplen and 1 more joined Home Energy Pros
12 hours ago
Tim Wulling joined David Eggleton's group

1000 Home Challenge

Linda Wigington distinguished between deep retrofits & deep energy reductions, thus expanding…See More
14 hours ago
Gabrielle Rossetti's event was featured

Online Course: ASHRAE 62.2 Ventilation for Single-Family Dwellings at Online - At Your Own Pace

October 15, 2015 at 6pm to November 27, 2015 at 7pm
15 hours ago
Tom White posted videos
15 hours ago
Diane Chojnowski replied to Diane Chojnowski's discussion Solar Decathlon 2015
"Great photos Steven! Thanks for sharing."
17 hours ago
Steven Lefler replied to Diane Chojnowski's discussion Solar Decathlon 2015
17 hours ago

© 2015   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service