"I second @Kyle Brown's comment! Video is a quick, relatively easy message to follow: to really get at the root of a problem, make sure you logically explore all possible connections between your home's various systems."
Some who work to increase energy efficiency and intelligent/wise use of energy are, and some will be, permaculturists. Some are involved in Transition initiatives. Here's a home base for any/all interested in the relationships and prospects.See More
Residential Energy+ is a Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) initiative enabling industry actors to capture the $150 billion residential energy upgrades market opportunity, and meet the top unmet demand among homeowners: improved home energy performance.