New and Notable: May/June 2013
Northwest Residential Energy Study Reveals Home Energy Usage Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), a nonprofit organization working to make area homes more energy efficient, has published the first two in a series of reports that ...
Education Savings Persist, Washer Manufacturers Get Horizontal, A Washer That Dries, Increasing Dishwasher IQ, PV Water Heater, Is Your Furnace Running?, IRS Ruling on DSM Inconclusive, Legionella in Water Heaters, Disaster-Proof Homes, Hookup Fee for Energy-Guzzling Homes, Hybrid Ballast Extends CFL Life, Energy Software for Architects, Fountain of Youth for Water Heaters [continue reading]
A "Dimmable" Fluorescent Light?, DOE Unveils "Revolutionary" Lighting System, Energy Labels for Doors, Minnesota's New Energy Code, Yellow Stickers in Hot Water?, Getting NEATer, Programmable Systems Spread, Advances in Straw-Bale Construction, Some Ground-Source Heat Pumps Don't Deliver, Is Duct-Cleaning Worth It?, California's Graywater Standards [continue reading]
ASTM Addresses Loose-Fill Settling, Build Tight and Ventilate Right, Fuel Switching in Wisconsin, Energy Labels for Doors, Edison Provides Off-Grid PV Service, Building Codes Assistance Project [continue reading]
Electric Lawn Mowers, Spinning Both Ways, Spinning Both Ways, Utilities Share DSM Resources, Recessed Lighting Fixtures, Stricter Appliance Efficiency Standards?, Gas Ovens and Ranges, Yellow Energy Labels for Homes, Straw-Based Structural Panels [continue reading]
Air-Tight Deaths Spark Saskatchewan Probe, Utilities Moving Off the Grid, Home-Scale Hydro, Controlling Moisture in Crawlspaces, Redesigning Fluorescents, Building with Resource Efficiency, The White House "Greening" Plan, Stress Test Panels Prevail [continue reading]
Representatives David McKinley (R-WV) and Peter Welch (D-VT) re-introduced the Home Owners Managing Energy Savings (HOMES) Act, H.R. 2127, yesterday ...
When Steve Mann (of Home Energy Services) asks you to come along for the first blower door testing in a ...