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DOE Home Energy Score

Is anybody out there using the DOE Home Energy Score?  If so, are you using it as a supplement to current WAP/home performance work or are…

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How do you define and guarantee quality?

Proof is possible!  That's the motto and mantra of Corbett and Grace Lunsford, with the Chicago-based Building Performance Workshop. They a…

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BBRN Peer Exchange Call Summaries - Great archive!

Have you joined any of the Better Building Residential Network's peer exchange calls? These topical calls are more discussion than webinar…

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TREAT modeling of mid-rise apartments low heating load

Does anyone have experience using TREAT to model mid-rise (3-story) apartment buildings with interior corridors?  Our housing authority req…

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What causes a temperature plane in a home

I have a Customer that has a very open floor plan.  2 story opening in the middle of the house.  When you walk up the stairs you feel a dra…

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BDT with vermiculite in hollow CMU walls?

We don't have many brick homes around here in central Vermont. I recently visited a one-story ranch home that was built with exterior walls…

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19 Apr 15
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Velocity Pressure Testing

Has anyone encountered a plenum only system with all flexible run outs and tried to get a velocity pressure when first run comes off within…

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2 Apr 15
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Program Manager Emeryville California

Overview:  Association for Energy Affordability (AEA) is a rapidly growing nonprofit energy services and training organization dedicated to…

Started by Mary Patterson in General Forum

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Energy auditing as a stand-alone business model

Most, if not all, energy auditors that I come across in the real estate world have an energy auditing company that that is also a home perf…

Started by Rob Madden in General Forum

18 Apr 7
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ACEEE/CEE Market Transformation Symposium Highlights

Check out highlights of ACEEE/CEE National Symposium on Market Transformation on Twitter at #MT17DC http://ht.ly/ETCw30ay6G8

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

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Be Among the First to View BPI's New Website!

Want to be part of the elite group of individuals that views the new BPI professional website before its launch? Want your input heard befo…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki in General Forum

0 Mar 29

Too many BTU's. Too much horsepower?

I have a 20 year old house with a 2 1/2 ton A/C for the lower floor and a 1 1/2 ton A/C for the upper floor. The 1 1/2 ton condenser went b…

Started by Steve in General Forum

4 Mar 24
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Stack/wind pressure and flow networks.

Hello my first post,  I'm wondering if there is anyone about who could advise on the calculations involved in determining flow networks for…

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5 Mar 23
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