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Recent Survey Says Americans Overwhelmingly Support Energy Efficiency

A recent survey done by the University of Texas says Americans overwhelmingly support energy efficiency and reduced dependence on foreign o…

Started by Melissa Baldridge in General Forum

0 Nov 4, 2011

New Poll with Silver Lining for EE Professionals

A recent poll says that Americans overwhelmingly support energy-efficiency and reduced dependence on foreign oil.   http://coloradoenergyne…

Started by Melissa Baldridge in General Forum

0 Nov 4, 2011

"Energy Audits like a Colonoscopy"

Great post in GreenBiz this morning about EE and how Americans haven't gotten on board with serious measures at home.  Home energy audits a…

Started by Melissa Baldridge in General Forum

2 Nov 4, 2011
Reply by Melissa Baldridge

Needed: Tips and tricks for duct testing

  I am building a new page on our website www.retrotec.com, to help those looking for information on duct testing and adhering to duct test…

Started by Silvie Votrubova in HVAC

12 Nov 3, 2011
Reply by Andre D.

Conferences

I would like to know if anyone knows of  any energy auditor conferences going on in Michigan? Thank You,Roberto.

Started by Roberto Baca in General Forum

2 Oct 31, 2011
Reply by Roberto Baca

QAQC Inspections for Energy Upgrade California

As a contractor I have experienced a very unique situation where work performed in a home is inspected by a 3rd party inspector, but the co…

Started by Classic Residential, Inc. in General Forum

5 Oct 27, 2011
Reply by Christopher Cadwell

Frost on Inside of garage walls

I have a customer that has frost forming on the inside of his unheated garage walls.  I believe the cause is heat loss into the garage.  I…

Started by Phil Hanneman in General Forum

6 Oct 27, 2011
Reply by Hal Skinner

Making air leakage training flow

Article on training by Colin Genge attached. Retrotec-Home%20Energy%20Spread-%202%20pages.pdf

Started by Silvie Votrubova in General Forum

0 Oct 25, 2011

Discerning quality in LED lamps

The're out there , in growing numbers--- people considering buying a LED lamp or bulb. Quick show of hands - who has had several years of b…

Started by Dennis McCarthy in General Forum

10 Oct 21, 2011
Reply by Dennis McCarthy

Anything and Everything You Can Tell Me About Soy Foam Insulation?

Hello,   I have a client interested in soy foam insulation. None of the insulators I have talked to have any experience with soy nor do the…

Started by Eric Timon in General Forum

1 Oct 21, 2011
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Jim Gunshinan commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Energy Upgrade California—Up Close and Personal
"I had a revelation while attending Bruce Manclark's session of duct leak testing at the Energy…"
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George J. Nesbitt commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Energy Upgrade California—Up Close and Personal
"Blower Door; the 2007 test was a depressurization test, and the 2014 a pressurization test, which…"
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George J. Nesbitt replied to Kaushal Bharath Raju's discussion Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.
"Plan, plan, plan, plan. The 1st step to is to understand the house, how it's built, the…"
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High Performance Windows - A Panel of Experts at Pyramid Alehouse`

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Kaushal Bharath Raju replied to Kaushal Bharath Raju's discussion Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.
"Hi David, Thanks for pointing out Martin Holiday's article. I do not wish to engage in the…"
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David Eakin replied to Kaushal Bharath Raju's discussion Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.
"More food for thought on this subject - read this (fairly) recent blog by one of the most respected…"
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Curt Kinder commented on Christopher Morin's blog post 5 Things New Energy Efficiency HVAC Contractors Need to Know
"You left out air distribution...Without at least a passing glance at how much air moves through the…"
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David Eakin replied to Kaushal Bharath Raju's discussion Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.
"I mis-spoke - I was referring to the Midori House in Santa Cruz. Have an in-depth discussion with…"
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Kaushal Bharath Raju replied to Kaushal Bharath Raju's discussion Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.
"Hi David & Bud, $400/sqf > $300 sqf. The latter is the minimum cost of new construction in…"
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David Eakin replied to Kaushal Bharath Raju's discussion Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.
"Kaushal, There was a deep energy retrofit upgrade project (to Passive House standards) in San Jose…"
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Beyond Residential Testing at The Energy Conservatory

May 14, 2014 to May 16, 2014
The Energy Conservatory (TEC) is hosting a Beyond Residential Testing event. In addition we are…See More
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