Letters: July/August 2015
Revisiting “Revisiting Electrification” Last issue’s editorial, “Revisiting Electrification” (May/June ’15, p. 2), received quite a bit of feedback on Home Energy Pros. We love a good discussion, so we ...
New York City Energy Use and More Recessed Cans [continue reading]
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]
Crawlspace Conundrum In his column,“Crawlspace Conundrum” (May/June ’05, p. 8), Brad Turk gave a solution for an arid climate but not a green-grass climate. Exhausting air from the crawlspace will load the ... [continue reading]
With HVAC, Size Does Matter I have been facing the HVAC-sizing problem for my new house on the central Gulf Coast of Texas for some time now. I had a Manual J run by an ... [continue reading]
HVAC Duct Sizing Method Debate, Oversized Boiler in Earthen Home? [continue reading]
Space conditioning is the biggest piece of the residential energy pie, and thermal shell improvement is a homeowner's best opportunity ...
Energy supplies and efficiency in new home construction took an interesting turn when researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) ...