Thirty Under 30
This issue officially marks Home Energy's 30th year in print, which gives us the opportunity to both reflect upon where we've been and look forward to where we're going.
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Do Thermostats Now Rule? Household feedback, monitoring, and control devices have always been problematic because of the behavior of users. Meier is correct about smart meters; utilities, state regulators, and privacy advocates have stymied the ... [continue reading]
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 ... [continue reading]
NYSERDA’s HPwES Program Completes 50,000 Projects The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) recently announced the achievement of a major milestone for its Home Performance with Energy Star (HPwES) program, with ... [continue reading]
September 5–7 Rater Fest Covenant Heights, Colorado. CONTACT: EnergyLogic 309 Mountain Ave. Berthoud, CO 80513 September 8–11 National Association of State Energy Officials 2014 Annual Meeting Savannah, Georgia CONTACT: Shemika Spencer 2107 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 850 Arlington, VA 22201 TEL: (703)299-8800 ... [continue reading]
During the energy crisis of the 1970s, Congress realized that low-income households were particularly vulnerable to the rapidly increasing and fluctuating oil prices; they lived in homes that were energy inefficient, but were least able ... [continue reading]
Using the wind energy and solar power you can supply your home with ecologically produced electricity. These systems will decrease ...
You probably know that October is Energy Action Month, the perfect opportunity for home performance contractors to promote direct install ...