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    The Back Porch: Detroit Rises from the Ashes

    The Back Porch: Detroit Rises from the Ashes

    By Tom White

    On the flight home from ACI’s 2014 National Home Performance Conference, I read Charlie LeDuff’s Detroit: An American Autopsy. It’...
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    Contributors: July/August 2014

    Contributors: July/August 2014

    Amanda Hatherly “Training in the 21st Century: From Sage on the Stage to Guide on the Side”— p. 6 Plenty of new ...
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    Retrospective: Building Science Education in the Community College

    Retrospective: Building Science Education in the Community College

    By Michael Uniacke

    Education in energy-efficient building began in community colleges in the '90s - here's a look back at how the curriculum was then. Has it evolved?
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    Internal Insulation of Masonry Walls

    Internal Insulation of Masonry Walls

    To help the industry address the energy and moisture performance of masonry walls, a DOE Building America team has done the research - here's a summary.
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    Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance

    Lessons from Energy Efficiency Advisors: Getting Homeowners Onboard with Home Performance

    By Scott Mellberg

    Homeowners are often aware of the different problems they experience in their ...
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    My Energy Upgrade California—The Numbers Are In

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    Here are the final numbers for my Energy Upgrade California home retrofit.   Table 1. Air Leakage (CFM50)   ...
    NIST Test House Exceeds Goal

    NIST Test House Exceeds Goal

    By Mark Bello

    The net-zero energy test house at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in suburban Washington, D....
     Strategies To Keep Millennials At Their Peak Performance In a Home Performance Company

    Strategies To Keep Millennials At Their Peak Performance In a Home Performance Company

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    Let me first start by confessing my guilt. Guilt for being bored ...
     

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