"George, you got many great comments and suggestions. All the issues were considered by the combination of the comments. If you go to the Building Sciences web site and access Research Report - 0404 you will get a detailed explanation of…"
"Greg, I agree with you that codes will not make an immediate difference. So what can? We need innovative building products that result in improvement in building performance at near the same cost. Builders would embrace these…"
"How do you convince a client to add more insulation, use better windows, or seal a house better when natural gas prices are so low and going lower? The client does not see a return on investment for decades. "Follow the…"
"CO2 can be removed from the discussion if homes are supplied with electricity from nuclear reactors. Then the discussion is about efficiency and cost to home owners. Nuclear reactors can supply electricity for 1000's of years, more…"
Feb 25, 2013
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A presentation by Greg Labbé in April 2014 on retrofitting vintage home for energy efficiency. He talked about basic building science, brick houses, movement of heat energy and moisture in and out of the house, air barrier and water barrier, house…