Hi everyone, I'm working on an article on why consumers actually buy home energy upgrades. Not their stated intent ("I'll do it someday because...") but the real reasons real customers have actually…Continue
ACI (Affordable Comfort, Inc.) is a nonprofit organization providing cutting-edge information, education and best practices in the area of residential building construction known as home performance and weatherization. Through national and regional educational and networking events, ACI provides innovative building science knowledge presented by renowned industry experts focused on advancing residential energy efficiency nationwide. It is our…See More
"Ed, I would LOVE to speak with him! If you could effect introductions I would greatly appreciate it. My email is firstname.lastname@example.org THANKS!
Robert, the article will appear in Home Energy Magazine, and I will definitely share the link here…"
"Stephanie . . . it's probably too late for this, but I have a client who is a professor of environmental philosophy at LeMoyne College here in Syracuse who hired me to evaluate and write a workscope for his new (to him) beautiful 1925…"
Hi everyone, I'm working on an article on why consumers actually buy home energy upgrades. Not their stated intent ("I'll do it someday because...") but the real reasons real customers have actually taken the plunge and put their money down. Looking to interview a few homeowners in the next week or so. If anyone has a past or present customer they think would be willing to talk with me for a few minute on the phone or by email, please email me at email@example.com. Thanks! Steph See More
On March 14-15, 2011, Pure Energy Coach, LLC, a leading provider of training, energy auditing and quality assurance services for home improvement professionals, will offer attendees the chance to get energy efficiency right. Their course, The Right Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Existing Homes, will teach the fundamentals of holistic building science to show how energy gain and loss actually works in a home, as well as what people can do to make this knowledge work for them. “Energy…See More
Learn the fundamentals of holistic building science to show how energy gain and loss actually works in a home, as well as what people can do to make this knowledge work for them. This two-day course is perfect for those just getting into home performance, or for sub-trades working with BPI Building Analysts or HERS Raters. Located at The Pure Energy Center, the new retreat-style ranch in Montana, the setting offers an undistracted…See More
"Joel, you're very right. They all go together. The art is to figure out the formula that will get the best results based on specific objectives. Mix and match, play and ALWAYS measure the results you get from each effort."
Montana ‘training retreat’ facility becomes part of the coast-to-coast network authorized to train students to rigorous BPI national standards and help them join the green collar economy Pure Energy Coach, LLC, a leading provider of training, energy auditing and quality assurance services for home improvement professionals and energy efficiency programs, is pleased to announce that its new retreat-style training center, The Pure Energy Center near Lavina, Montana, has achieved Training…See More
"Joel, you are very correct that social media is just like PR. We refer to the two combined as 'earned media' because you're not buying the space and attention span, you're earning it. Social media is largely self publishing, but…"
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February 14, 2011 at 8am to February 18, 2011 at 7pm
The Pure Energy Center, a BPI Training Affiliate, delivers its first Rocky Mountain building science and energy efficiency training programs at its new retreat-style campus on a unique 212-acre Montana ranch. Pure Energy Coach LLC has delivered building energy science training for over 30 years and we have audited more than 40,000 homes. The skills we will teach you are distilled from our many decades of practical hands-on, field experience. Nestled in the foothills of south-central Montana,…See More
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…