Contributors: November/December 2014
Sean Bleything “Behavior Change Requires a Human Touch” While writing this month’s article, Bleything learned that “in order to motivate and inspire homeowners to save energy, there needs to be ...
Net fewer kilowatt-hours marks successful electrical conservation, but efficiency is only part of the electric bottom line. [continue reading]
Fax Machine Energy Use, An Expensive Project?, More Insulation Damage, Corrections [continue reading]
Hookups--Alternative to Backdrafting, Insulating Knob and Tube [continue reading]
Insulation Damage, Fridge Replacement--One Drawback [continue reading]
Don't Make Fridges Like They Used To, More Dirt on Coil Cleaning, Whole-House Fans and Oil-Fired Furnaces, Performance Contracting Full of Bull? , [continue reading]
I've had a decades-long love affair with dumb, passive houses. Passive. As in do-nothing. I love the design challenge ...
The U.S. Department of Energy recently announced the release of a new online simulation tool that provides free, targeted ...