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Is anyone aware of any Lowest Electric bills contests?

Hey Folks,    I was curious if there are any competitions or contests regarding lowest electric bills. As an energy loss specialist/ SSL Mf…

Started by Dennis McCarthy

9 Feb 18, 2011
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Discerning what constitutes quality in LED lighting

Now that Led lamps are showing up on store shelves - there is a real problem: You've decided to buy some maybe many or maybe just 2 -Don't…

Started by Dennis McCarthy

0 Feb 17, 2011

How to tell if home is balloon framed with IR Camera?

Is there a way to tell if a home if ballooned framed using the IR Camera or any other method?   I normally look in the attic to determine b…

Started by Matthew P

4 Feb 16, 2011
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Significant LIHEAP Cuts Proposed?

Hi Everyone, I was looking for some additional background on the proposed LIHEAP cuts I'm hearing about in the new Federal budget.  Suppose…

Started by Matt Schwoegler

6 Feb 15, 2011
Reply by Michael Stuart

Any Experience with Radiant Barrier Bubble Wrap

I wanted to know if anyone had any experiences using the bubble wrap w/ the double sided radiant barrier. I had a weird experience thanks t…

Started by Jon LaMonte

7 Feb 13, 2011
Reply by Guy DuBois

Training Centers in Boston area

Hello all,   I'm looking for energy audit training centers in the Boston, MA area.  Can anyone make any recommendations ?   Thanks,   Silvie

Started by Silvie Votrubova

8 Feb 11, 2011
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Competing with Utilities, Non Profits & Governments?

We have a dilemma in our area.  Much of our competition is the local utilities, government programs and non-profit organizations.  We have…

Started by Kent Mitchell

3 Feb 11, 2011
Reply by Curtis Dean

North V South Building Science Smackdown 3/30/11

http://acinational.org/node/81469   The Green Police return to ACI!  After an (as yet unacknowledged) stunning defeat in the first North v…

Started by Jennifer Luitwieler

0 Feb 11, 2011

Data collection worksheets. Lets share. I will start.

  Home Star Iowa Health & Safety Testing Worksheet

Started by Rob Novak

4 Feb 11, 2011
Reply by Steven Lewis

How do you recommend improving knee wall insulation???

Hi All Love this website . I am learning from everyone.    We have all come across poorly insulated knee walls with poorly fit batts fallin…

Started by Matthew P

21 Feb 10, 2011
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