Editorial: The Fast-Changing World of Saving Energy
In reviewing the content of this issue, I was struck by how rapidly the energy-saving business is changing. In this issue, we cover the come-from-nowhere explosion in LEDs. Another article about energy-efficient homes in Germany ...
A Large-Scale Study of Residential Laundry Systems [continue reading]
An in-depth window study on six homes compares the effectiveness of plastic vs. metal weatherstripping. [continue reading]
Adopting better state energy codes is a significant achievement, but enforcing these codes at the local level will be the hard part. [continue reading]
Round-robin energy audits and a building science stakeholder survey help to inform technical and policy discussions for single-family homes. [continue reading]
Where is energy efficiency in buildings headed in Europe? Key trends in Germany, Europe's leading construction market, provide useful insight. [continue reading]
From the rustic 1850s pump shower to the 1920s Humphrey automatic to today’s modern ...
Building owners throughout the world are increasingly turning to the Passive House standard. This past autumn, the number of square ...