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    Winter 2019 Contributors

    Winter 2019 Contributors

    Duane Jonlin “Build Your Own Code” Duane says he hopes readers can “build on experiences out in the code-writing and enforcement ...
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    Tackling the House's Biggest Energy User the Occupant

    Tackling the House's Biggest Energy User the Occupant

    By Walter Yakabosky

    In many parts of the country, energy efficiency programs are not delivering energy savings as promised. There are several factors that may explain this, ...
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    Living Better with Less Energy

    Living Better with Less Energy

    By Larry Weingarten and Zak Vetter

    At times, the solutions to our problems are hiding in plain sight. Sometimes the hardest part is taking the time to examine things that ...
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    A Range of Debate

    A Range of Debate

    By Leslie Jackson

    Recent articles about Induction Cookers, notably an opinion piece in the The New York Times, have sparked heated debate regarding the pros and cons ...
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    BPA Urges Congress to Advance Energy Efficiency in Buildings to Address the Climate Crisis

    BPA Urges Congress to Advance Energy Efficiency in Buildings to Address the Climate Crisis

    By Kara Saul Rinaldi

    The Building Performance Association Urges Congress to Advance Energy Efficiency in Buildings ...
    What Contractors Wish Homeowners Knew About Building or Renovating a Home

    What Contractors Wish Homeowners Knew About Building or Renovating a Home

    By Megan Ray Nichols

    Most homeowners don't know what goes into the planning and construction of a house. And the rise of ...
    Count of Zero Energy Residences Grows 59% Across the U.S. and Canada

    Count of Zero Energy Residences Grows 59% Across the U.S. and Canada

    By Leslie Jackson

    As the date approaches for the Getting to Zero Forum in Downtown Oakland, California October 9-11, this article, ...
    Using Residential Solar Panels to Power Electric Cars

    Using Residential Solar Panels to Power Electric Cars

    By Rob Appelhof

    People are buying more electric cars than ever. According to the newsletter ARS Technica, in 2018 – the most-recent ...
     
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