February 2017 Blog Posts (6)

Art Rosenfeld's Legacy

Art Rosenfeld, the father of modern energy efficiency, recently passed away. You may not have heard of Art, but he transformed the way you save energy.

So you want to design an energy-efficient home? You’ll need to simulate the home’s energy use with a model. Art pioneered the computer-based building simulation model and the procedures for estimating energy savings. These same…

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Added by Home Energy Magazine on February 21, 2017 at 9:15am — No Comments

Real Flame Silverton Ventless Gel Fireplace - White

I was looking for a best fire pit for my new home and I found this best fire pit reviews on google. They are awesome reviewer and I convinced to purchase a gel fireplace instead of a fire pit.

I do not just like this fireplace, I absolutely love it! My house does not have an…

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Added by Ajmain Azraf on February 17, 2017 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Real Flame Porter Fireplace in White Finish

I decided to order this fireplace after seeing the many positive reviews from people who had made purchases. I really needed a fireplace and I felt like this one would serve my needs quite well. I must say that I was not disappointed. It is far much better that I expected and it actually looks better in my living room that in the picture. I would highly recommend this fireplace to anyone. It is just perfect.…

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Added by Ajmain Azraf on February 16, 2017 at 1:29pm — No Comments

Hiring BPI BA Professionals in Philadelphia Area

Please reach me if interested and we can plan a call to discuss this opportunity. This is a full time residential energy auditor position in the philly area with a national company. Email resume and contact info to: 1robertpost "at" gmail "dot" com.

Added by Robert Post on February 16, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments

Demand Response Programs Can Reduce Utilities' Peak Demand by an Average of 10%, Complementing Savings From Energy Efficiency Programs

Demand response and energy efficiency programs are complementary: energy efficiency reduces both energy use and peak demand while demand response provides additional peak demand reductions. In this blog, we use data to illustrate the importance of each, including some new data on actual savings from demand response programs. 

For more than 20 years, ACEEE has been taking a close look at the energy…

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Added by Home Energy Magazine on February 14, 2017 at 3:37pm — 2 Comments

Energy Solutions for a Resilient Future: Q&A with Josh Notes of greeNEWit

Home Energy publisher Tom White recently spoke with Josh Notes, co-founder and managing partner of greeNEWit. Among many other accomplishments, greeNEWit was recognized by the EPA with a 2016 ENERGY STAR Contractor of the Year Award for its outstanding efforts to increase the adoption of energy-efficient products in homes.

greeNEWit, an ENERGY STAR partner since 2009, was honored for helping…

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Added by Home Energy Magazine on February 8, 2017 at 1:36pm — No Comments

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