All Blog Posts Tagged 'fuel' (7)

SEI Copper Wall-mountable Gel Fuel Fireplace

After thinking so much about a Christmas gift for a friend of mine, I remembered he had just moved to a colder city and had…

Continue

Added by Ajmain Azraf on March 10, 2016 at 1:54am — No Comments

Personal Review on SEI Contemporary Wall Mount Gel Fuel Fireplace

This is such a contemporary piece. It is very amazing indeed. For me this is my newest and greatest ever mood-setter for a wonderful conversation with family and friends. Countless are the times I have just sat around it with my friends to pass time over red wine. I am really grateful to my best friend for having found out about this spectacular…

Continue

Added by Ajmain Azraf on November 23, 2015 at 10:35pm — No Comments

The Homeowner's Guide to Saving Money on Your Heating Bill

Keeping your home warm throughout a long winter can be a major expense. If you rely on oil or propane for heat, you likely know from experience that prices are rarely consistent.

Unlike natural gas or electricity, heating oil and propane aren't automatically sent to your home via the grid. While this means you have to arrange delivery yourself, it also gives you the freedom to shop around and potentially save money by paying attention to heating oil price projections in your…

Continue

Added by Brian Reilly on October 22, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments

The Roadmap To 100% Renewable comes with a $12trn pricetag

Fossil fuels are expected to run out by 2088, so within the next 40 years, everyone will need to switch to clean energy to sustain increasing demands. Luckily one of the first countries with a plan on how renewable will materialize is the United States.

Stanford University scientist Mark Jacobson developed a …

Continue

Added by Avi Yashchin on July 21, 2015 at 11:32am — No Comments

Fast and Easy Fuel Monitoring

Fast and Easy Fuel Monitoring

In the quest for faster results and more accurate heating fuel use data, the folks at YShape have come up with a nifty device called the HeetMeter.…

Continue

Added by Dale@EnergyWright on February 11, 2015 at 7:29pm — No Comments

Yes, Virginia, you can save money on fuel!

It really wouldn't be fair not to share this timely report, which was aired in major cities last night:

http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2012/03/05/3-on-your-side-one-penny-home-heating-oil/

It describes a buying program which resembles other rewards programs. The website is called Neighbor Oil. They offer discounts on oil and propane, based on a points system.…

Continue

Added by Tom DelConte on March 6, 2012 at 7:11am — No Comments

Manual Thermal Control Is Always Best!



  

The finer points of thermostats are actually much more complicated than any published article covers. You must study each premium thermostat individually. If it does not have settings for swing, deadband, fan delays, early recovery, proper setbacks, etc., it's not really of good use. Dual fuel setups are even more complicated because you must decide whether to use the thermostat or the fossil fuel controller function for balance point control. You must also…

Continue

Added by Tom DelConte on February 17, 2012 at 6:25am — 2 Comments

Monthly Archives

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

1999

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Twitter

Latest Activity

Mary Knox replied to Kim Tanner's discussion Game of Homes
"Sounds interesting. I will definitely try it."
38 minutes ago
Judy Roberson joined Norm Bourassa's group
Thumbnail

Multifamily Buildings

For too long there has been relatively little EE focus on multifamily, but some new programs have…See More
5 hours ago
Peter Cantone liked Tom White's blog post Energy Raters and Builders Raise the Bar for Home Performance at RESNET’s Building Performance Conference
14 hours ago
Diane Chojnowski's 6 events were featured
14 hours ago
Diane Chojnowski posted events
14 hours ago
Quinn Korzeniecki added a discussion to the group Building Performance Institute (BPI)
Thumbnail

What's the Value of a Life Saved?

With the recent release of the Healthy Home Evaluator (HHE) credential, we thought it timely to…See More
15 hours ago
Laurel Elam liked Tom White's blog post Energy Raters and Builders Raise the Bar for Home Performance at RESNET’s Building Performance Conference
16 hours ago
Hannah Finch liked Tom White's blog post Energy Raters and Builders Raise the Bar for Home Performance at RESNET’s Building Performance Conference
16 hours ago

© 2016   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service