Beyond Building: Training for the Green-Collar Economy

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Beyond Building: Training for the Green-Collar Economy

Ely Flores, a 2005 graduate of a YouthBuild program in Los Angeles, is a Grid Alternatives outreach manager and works with low-income families to install solar panels to reduce their home energy costs. At Greenbuild 2012 in ...

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Youth Energy Conserves Home Energy

Author: Ted Rieger
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November 01, 1996

How do you join poorly educated, unemployed youths with low-income residents, weatherization agencies, and contractors in a partnership that benefits all of them? [continue reading]

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Multifamily Conference: Rare and Well Done

Author: Ann Kelly
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September 01, 1996

In some circles, 1996 will be remembered not so much for the summer Olympics, but for an event that occurs even less often-a multifamily energy conference. [continue reading]

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Ten Years of Affordable Comfort

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July 01, 1996

For the past decade energy specialists and weatherization professionals have been meeting at Affordable Comfort conferences to share their experience and learn from others. [continue reading]

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Building Energy: A Meeting of Minds

Author: Jeanne Byrne
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July 01, 1996

The Building Energy conference is one place where people are not afraid to talk about their philosophies. [continue reading]

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Atlanta House A Showcase for Energy Efficiency

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May 01, 1996

A combined demonstration home, resource center, and training facility for energy-efficient building will open in June in Atlanta, Georgia. [continue reading]

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Thermal Scientists Convene

Author: Jeanne Byrne
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March 01, 1996

Building scientists from all over the United States and Canada descended on Clearwater Beach, Florida, for a week of information exchange December 4-8, 1995. [continue reading]

Shower Customers With Energy Savings This Energy Action Month

Karen Wirth

Shower Customers With Energy Savings This Energy Action Month

You probably know that October is Energy Action Month, the perfect opportunity for home performance contractors to promote direct install ...

How Your Refrigerator Has Kept Its Cool Over 40 Years of Efficiency Improvements

Marianne DiMascio

How Your Refrigerator Has Kept Its Cool Over 40 Years of Efficiency Improvements

One of the great inventions of our time—the modern refrigerator—will get an efficiency makeover when new ...

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