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Letters: January/February 2007

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January 01, 2007

Inside and Outside SEER? I have a home warranty policy and I purchased a rider to “upgrade my AC unit to a SEER-13 rated to comply with new Federal Guidelines.” The inside coil ... [continue reading]

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New Urbanism Village Goes Green

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January 01, 2007

Sonoma Mountain Village, a new infill mixed-use development, will showcase green building and New Urbanist principles, which promote planning and architecture that create human-scale, walkable communities and cities. Located in Rohnert Park, a small city ... [continue reading]

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Prefab Home Earns LEED-Platinum

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January 01, 2007

Prefab housing, which was once primarily associated with low-quality manufactured dwellings, is gaining popularity with innovative new modern designs, affordable prices, and green features. One of the companies that specializes in greener prefab houses, LivingHomes, ... [continue reading]

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Feedback on Feedback

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January 01, 2007

Do you know how much energy you consume in your home on a daily basis?  Do you know what your appliances use relative to each other, so that you can choose to use the ... [continue reading]

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Best-Kept Secret in the Mortgage Industry

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January 01, 2007

Improving the energy performance of a home is an economically sound investment.  Yet despite its economic attractiveness, home performance in the United States is nowhere near optimal levels.  Why is this?  In ... [continue reading]

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New and Notable: January/February 2007

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January 01, 2007

Rechargeable Battery Recycling Increases For the first six months of 2006 a total of 2.4 million lb of rechargeable batteries were collected in the United States and Canada through the nonprofit Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) Call2... [continue reading]

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Calendar: January/February 2007

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January 02, 2007

January 22–25 Thermal Solutions, Sarasota, Florida. Contact: Snell Infrared, P.O. Box 6, Montpelier, VT 05601. Tel: (800)636-9820; Web site: www.thermalsolutions.org. [continue reading]

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Letters: November/December 2005

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November 01, 2005

Peak Question I have a question regarding your article about inline or instant gas-fired water heaters (“Tankless Option Improving,” July/Aug ’05, p.18). Inline or instant gas-fired water heaters have a gas input ... [continue reading]

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