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Prior to any real consideration of adopting alternative energy sources like wind or solar, it is paramount to consider a homes energy inefficiencies.  Cost savings are negated, almost immediately, when you attempt to power a home through revolutionary methods and antiquated building materials / practices.The two subject matters have to be in congruence for the conversation of 'renewable', 'green' (whatever that really means) and 'sustainable' to carry any relative meaning.A home energy audit,…See More
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Tyler Gillette replied to Johnny Ritzo's discussion Selecting a Water Heater
"Oops, I just saw that the rental is in Maine but, you are in CA.  An active solar heater would be an option but,  probably not the most cost effective solution.  I know of folks in Alaska that use solar energy for their hot water…"
Jun 13, 2013
Tyler Gillette replied to Johnny Ritzo's discussion Selecting a Water Heater
"I see you're in CA but, I didn't see passive solar water heater on the list of viable options?  They can be implemented with existing tanks or even supplemented with a tank-less unit for so many residents. They're able to be…"
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"Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you! Don't…"
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Rick Karg replied to Tyler Gillette's discussion Free Energy Efficiency Tools / Calculators in the group Marketing Energy Efficiency
"Try www.ResidentialEnergyDynamics.com for RED Calc Free tools. These free calculation tools are not aimed at homeowners, but at energy professionals. More energy and diagnostic tools are added frequently. The list now includes: ASHRAE…"
May 16, 2013
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab replied to Tyler Gillette's discussion Free Energy Efficiency Tools / Calculators in the group Marketing Energy Efficiency
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tedkidd replied to Tyler Gillette's discussion Free Energy Efficiency Tools / Calculators in the group Marketing Energy Efficiency
"You are welcome Tyler!   Here's one I forgot - video of Phil Jeffers "Auditor" software: http://bit.ly/auditorvideo"
May 9, 2013
Tyler Gillette replied to Tyler Gillette's discussion Free Energy Efficiency Tools / Calculators in the group Marketing Energy Efficiency
"Great stuff, thanks Ted!"
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Free Energy Efficiency Tools / Calculators

I'm interested in locating some online tools that roughly calculate homeowner energy efficiency.  Things similar to this - http://c01.apogee.net/calcs/energyaudit/?hostheader=duquesnelight&utilityid=duquesnelightI've been able to find many cell phone apps but not…See More
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Sharing ideas, tools and examples of promoting energy efficiency to consumersSee More
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This group will focus on the issues associated with incorporating renewable energy sources like Solar PV, Solar Thermal, Geothermal, Small Wind, Small Hydro into the Residential Energy Efficiency and Sustainability business model.
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Efficiency

Prior to any real consideration of adopting alternative energy sources like wind or solar, it is paramount to consider a homes energy inefficiencies.  Cost savings are negated, almost immediately, when you attempt to power a home through revolutionary methods and antiquated building materials / practices.

The two subject matters have to be in congruence for the conversation of 'renewable', 'green' (whatever that really means) and 'sustainable' to carry any relative meaning.

A…

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At 6:13am on June 10, 2013, Diane Chojnowski said…

Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

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