• Editorial: The Fast-Changing World of Saving Energy

    What further changes can we expect for 2015 and beyond?

    Read more

     
  • RENEW Home Energy Magazine

    DON'T LET YOUR
    SUBSCRIPTION EXPIRE!

    Access premium content online or in print.

    Log-in NOW!

     
  • Clean Energy Works Oregon: Total Home Performance

    Home Energy Publisher Tom White speaks with CEO Derek Smith about his work in the Pacific Northwest.

    Keep reading

     
  • Sign Up for Training Programs

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

    Go Now

     
  • One-Stop Shop

    The Better Buildings Residential Program Solution Center offers a wealth of information for the industry

    Read more

     
  • Order No-Regrets Remodeling, 2nd Edition

    The best guide to creating a comfortable, healthy home that saves energy.

    Order now

     
    Contributors

    Contributors

    Danielle Sass Byrnett “One-Stop Shop” This month’s article about DOE’s Better Buildings Residential Program Solution Center proved challenging ...
    free
    Beyond Zero Energy in European Homes

    Beyond Zero Energy in European Homes

    By Henning Ellermann

    Where is energy efficiency in buildings headed in Europe? Key trends in Germany, Europe's leading construction market, provide useful insight.
    premium
    Sequential Energy Upgrades

    Sequential Energy Upgrades

    By Terry Nordbye

    Your clients may not always have the budget to go "all the way," but this contractor's got a Passive House solution that's a real win-win.
    premium
    One-Stop Shop

    One-Stop Shop

    By Danielle Sass Byrnett

    The Better Buildings Residential Program Solution Center offers a wealth of information for the industry
    free
    Trends and Opportunities in Home Energy End Uses

    Trends and Opportunities in Home Energy End Uses

    By Charlie Hewitt

    Gone are the days when a programmable thermostat and dimmable lights equated to sound home energy management. The ...
    How Senses Affect Building Design

    How Senses Affect Building Design

    By Samuel Pobst

    This posting will discuss three of the sensory inputs that affect how we perceive building design. It may ...
    Deliver Warmth Without the Wait

    Deliver Warmth Without the Wait

    By Jonah Schein

    Despite today’s mobile technology, same-day delivery, and live streaming conveniences, there is one thing people still ...
    Comments on The North American Passive House Network 2014 Conference

    Comments on The North American Passive House Network 2014 Conference

    By David Kaufman

    I recently attended the conference for the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN). NAPHN promotes and mobilizes North ...
     

    Latest Tweets from @HomeEnergyMag

    Tuesday Jan 27 - 6:53pm
    RT@WolfgangFeist:@HomeEnergyMag In other words: "Actions speak louder than words.",as Erich Kästner put it "Es gibt nichts Gutes, außer m…

    Tuesday Jan 27 - 2:56pm
    RT@dovetailinc: Dovetail Report: The Green Guides: What, Why and How of Green Marketing Claims http://t.co/2YKYCplaCx

    Tuesday Jan 27 - 2:53pm
    RT@EnerGMatters: Ready for#acinw15 next week. Awesome conference problem: I can't see three great sessions at once. http://t.co/NjVmbJjYA…

    Tuesday Jan 27 - 1:48pm
    RT@MyTiCon: 1st fully structural CLT project in Vancouver using ASSY KOMBI & RAMPA Inserts! Congrats@HRPacific, very cool video! http://t…

    Tuesday Jan 27 - 1:45pm
    RT@BCPassiveHouse:#TBT To Sept set-up for PH in Whistler, 120 panels installed and out of the weather in 6 days#prefab#passivehouse htt…

    Tuesday Jan 27 - 11:34am
    Home Energy online: The Active World of Passive Houses#constantcontact http://t.co/4Vri1liduY

    Monday Jan 26 - 11:08pm
    RT@NextStepUS: Point-of-Sale Energy Efficient Financing http://t.co/W7jEN1tgak via@HomeEnergyMag

    Monday Jan 26 - 2:21pm
    ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2015 Central Air Conditioners and Air Source Heat Pumps http://t.co/GwuatQ4aom@ENERGYSTARHomes#homeperformance

    Monday Jan 26 - 12:38pm
    RT@BEPIT_project: Carried out our first airtightness test on site- target 3,tested for 2.35 m3/(h.m2) at 50Pa.#BEPIT#NWBicester http://t…

    Monday Jan 26 - 1:10am
    RT@TheEnergyGuyKS: http://t.co/eBc4jmkF22 Changing one item in the wall, makes a big difference. A blog post. (2 of 2)

    Earn BPI CEU credits
    HEP
    Home Performance with EnergyStar
    Email Newsletter

    Home Energy E-Newsletter

    Sign up for our free monthly
    E-Newsletter!

    Harness the power of
    HOME PERFORMANCE!

    Get the Home Energy
    e-newsletter

    FREE!

    SUBSCRIBE

    NOW!