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Editorial: Revisiting Electrification
I recently had a phone conversation with a frantic contractor who was in charge of a Passive House (PH) retrofit. He was in desperate ...
By Alan Meier
The Internet of Things has already improved my everyday life. Devices that communicate with each other deliver new services and features that I appreciate. ...
By Tom White
Vi Rapp spoke at Build It Green’s 2014 Healthy Homes Conference in Berkeley, Calif. Tom White, Home Energy publisher, spoke with her to ...
There is an unvented combustion appliance that people use every day that is often ignored
I have been involved in home automation heavily over the last few years. At my home in Utah, ...
The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) recently introduced www.bpi.org for consumers, a new interactive website designed ...
The Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) recently announced that Executive Director Katrin ...
Smart building design and construction professionals know that a building is more than a sum of its parts&...