A video tour of an energy audit presented by the City of Arvada sustainability group.

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Eric is a firm believer that creating energy efficient buildings are the solution for making smart financial decisions, reducing environmental impact and achieving energy independence.

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Comment by Bob Blanchette on January 18, 2012 at 6:12pm

80% AFUE out of that dinosaur of a furnace? It's a natural draft model, I'm thinking closer to 70% when it was new, probably less now. It's 6 burners would certainly get the gas meter spinning !!

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