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Transforming low-income communities through energy efficiency

Residential energy efficiency offers untold potential for savings, job creation, improvements in health and safety, and community reinvest…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Oct 13, 2015

Central Missouri Habitat for Humanity "Zero Energy" House

A net zero home in Columbia Missouri. Affordable, efficient, and attractive. Lile Engineering donated time to help plan the energy system…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Sep 2, 2015

Habitat ReStores: How a donated doorknob helps Habitat do more

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Jan 1, 2013

Every 5 1/2 Minutes Habitat for Humanity Serves a Family in Need of Decent Housing

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Dec 24, 2012

Habitat for Humanity to build more energy-efficient homes

Article originally posted on Nooga.com. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga built their first home using the city's green home rat…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Jul 8, 2012

Energy Efficiency Resources

Habitat for Humanity has a great resource page on energy efficiency with fact sheets on basic how-to info on building energy efficient home…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Jul 5, 2012

Metro Denver's Zero Energy Habitat for Humanity Demo Home

The Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver Zero Energy Demonstration Home:Proof that a well-designed home can produce as much energy as it co…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Mar 6, 2012

Habitat for Humanity Builds A LEED Platinum Home

At $175,000, this extremely energy-efficient house, built by Habitat for Humanity and designed by Building Science Corporation, may be the…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Mar 4, 2012

Habitat for Humanity Energy Star Homes

Having an affordable home is great, but Habitat for Humanity wants to also make sure that people can afford their utility bills. Check out…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Mar 4, 2012

Habitat's Green Remodeling Program

We just posted an article in our blog called Greening the Residential Remodel - Habitat for Humanity's New Push. It's great to see Habitat…

Started by Allison A. Bailes III

0 Nov 4, 2010

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Kelly replied to Colin Genge's discussion What is the value of using a pressure pan to test outlets?
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Kobus Niemand commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post A Healthy Home and a Healthy Bottom Line
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Jan Green replied to Rob Madden's discussion DOE Home Energy Score
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Steven Lefler replied to David Eakin's discussion A Growing American Problem In Search Of Valid Answers
"Modular Lifestyles has developed proven Net Zero factory built as a modular or his HUD code…"
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