"Bill McKibben's recent article in the New Yorker Magazine sums up the present moment pretty well. There will be big changes in the utility industry if only because the technology and decentralized energy generation costs are changing.…"
"If you haven't ever played around with the Equest Energy Tool by the Department of Energy it will answer all your questions on building energy efficient buildings with different scenarios, and provides project energy outputs for future years as…"
"Just a few quick thoughts - rehab compared to new will always cost more, sometimes by a factor of 10.
Love the higher energy penalty argument - would you rather turn oil into insulation or use it for combustion - aka the oil is out, do you…"
"Well being from the Weatherization Assistance Program world I instinctively want to know what the SIR is on adding six inches of rigid to outside of a project and other nearly net zero enhancements. I know there is not a one word…"
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Oak Ridge National Lab has partnered with GAF to host a technology challenge on roofing systems. The challenge is part of the online crowdsourcing site, JUMP, and aims to identify innovation solutions for ensuring energy efficient and durable…
Evaporative coolers, also known as swamp coolers have become a top choice for anyone looking for an alternative cooling solution from their home or office. In the past, evap cooler technology was limited for use in large operations that have easy…