• 21st Century Energy Efficiency

    Is the energy efficiency industry prepared for the low-carbon era?

    Read more

     
  • Take Our Survey & Win!

    Enter to win a free NEBO 5955 Redline Select Titanium flashlight (from TruTech Tools) or a free 1-year subscription to Home Energy.

    Take the survey

     
  • Favorite Multifamily Retrofits, Part 2

    Low-flow showerheads are a straightforward way to reduce water and energy use, but they're also easy to uninstall or modify.

    Read more

     
  • RENEW Your Subscription

    DON'T LET YOUR HOME ENERGY
    SUBSCRIPTION EXPIRE!

    Access premium content online or in print.

    Log-in NOW!

     
  • Deconstructing an Historic Home

    This story is about time—the time it takes to build, move, and relocate a house—and how time anchors a house to the land.

    Read more

     
  • Sign Up for Training Programs

    Advance your career as a home performance professional or list your training program for free.

    Go Now

     
    Demand Controlled and Energy Saving Pumps

    Demand Controlled and Energy Saving Pumps

    By Steve Ryan and Dave Grieshop

    Two authors discuss how these water pumps save money by working only as hard as they need to
    premium
    Ohmconnect Gets Customers Involved in Demand-Response

    Ohmconnect Gets Customers Involved in Demand-Response

    By Mariel Wolfson

    The year 1973 was an important one in the history of energy efficiency. Due to the OPEC oil embargo, heating fuel was scarce and costly. ...
    premium
    WEB ONLY
    Measure Where All Your Power Is Being Used, Part 1

    Measure Where All Your Power Is Being Used, Part 1

    By Jack Deslippe and Lisa Gedigian

    Just over a year ago, we moved into a new house (new for us, at least). Our excitement waned a bit when we saw ...
    premium
    WEB ONLY
    September/October Contributors

    September/October Contributors

    Jack Deslippe “Measure Where All Your Power Is Being Used: Parts 1, 2, and 3” Jack Deslippe says, “If you’re determined enough, ...
    free
    How Does Geothermal Cooling Work?

    How Does Geothermal Cooling Work?

    By Carl Taylor

    Although the concept of geothermal energy is one that's been around since Ancient Romans were snap-whipping their buddies ...
    The Real Women of Home Performance: Maureen Mahle

    The Real Women of Home Performance: Maureen Mahle

    By Macie Melendez

    Maureen Mahle is an engineer and specialist in high performance homes. As the vice president and director of ...
    Customer-Centric Load Reduction Programs

    Customer-Centric Load Reduction Programs

    By Charlie Hewitt

    As the summer heat sets in, residential air conditioning load delivers its annual punch to the power grid. ...
    Tiny House Competition

    Tiny House Competition

    By Suzette Bienvenue

    The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) has created a first-of-its-kind energy-efficient housing competition for college and university students. ...
     

    Latest Tweets from @HomeEnergyMag

    Thursday Sep 3 - 5:43pm
    @AltitudeAlu You're our 17,000th follower! DM or email publisher@homeenergy.org to receive a free digital subscription to@HomeEnergyMag!

    Thursday Sep 3 - 4:55pm
    Sept/Oct Editorial: 21st-Century#EnergyEfficiency–are we prepared 4 the low-carbon era? https://t.co/IyEE8SBZ7M#ghg

    Thursday Sep 3 - 1:33pm
    Help make it happen for Stories of Putting America to Work on@indiegogo http://t.co/DVM2GvWqxn@actecareertech

    Thursday Sep 3 - 1:31pm
    RT@beyondzeronews: Our new book might interst you@HomeEnergyMag http://t.co/384494RCtQ http://t.co/aNa0GfSP83

    Thursday Sep 3 - 1:30pm
    Yes it would. Could you send us a review copy? https://t.co/AZZp9KukNN

    Thursday Sep 3 - 1:30pm
    Association for Career and Technical Education Micro-documentaries project: Putting America to Work. http://t.co/g2LWN0wwu3@actecareertech

    Wednesday Sep 2 - 7:35pm
    RT@Arch2030: New report highlights four reasons building performance is worse than pre-construction predictions http://t.co/4VNDRYvReN via…

    Wednesday Sep 2 - 1:31pm
    RT@HESProfessional: Find out whose building some of the best-performing homes in the country today with DOE’s Tour of Zero http://t.co/jzw…

    Wednesday Sep 2 - 10:58am
    RT@ICEScotland:#ScotlandsWayAhead maps out exciting low carbon future for Scotland http://t.co/9CfcpIh93S http://t.co/v8OpPkPRpv

    Wednesday Sep 2 - 10:52am
    RT@etgall: Great presentation! Thanks for sharing@PassiveHouseBB https://t.co/AwvEsbnjC8

    Earn BPI CEU credits
    HEP
    Home Performance with EnergyStar

    Harness the power of
    HOME PERFORMANCE!

    Get the Home Energy
    e-newsletter

    FREE!

    SUBSCRIBE

    NOW!