Jim Gunshinan

Jim Gunshinan is Home Energy's editor.

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What's Reasonable Versus What's Heroic

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January 01, 2015

Ann Edminster, M.Arch, LEED AP, is a recognized international expert on green-home design and a principal developer of the LEED for Homes rating system. She travels widely and consults with builders, homeowners, developers, design ... [continue reading]

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Postretrofit News and Analysis

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November 01, 2015

Our house was built in 1951, but Michele and I have been living there since 2007. I’ve met the two previous owners. One was careful about keeping the house comfortable and efficient—the other ... [continue reading]

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Our Industry Is Alive and Well

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May 29, 2019

The 2019 National Conference and Trade Show wrapped up on April 4, 2019, after four full days of workshops, sessions, events, and networking. We broke the record for the number of attendees at this year’s event&... [continue reading]

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Celebrating Our Founder

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September 05, 2019

For nearly 20 years, Alan Meier and I have had on one level a typical editor/author relationship. I bug him about writing the next editorial for Home Energy, and he procrastinates until the last minute. ... [continue reading]

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Building Performance AssociationóLive from Chicago

Building Performance AssociationóLive from Chicago

Jim Gunshinan

Check out that title! Monday, we were HPC, Tuesday we are a new association made up of three organizations, HPC, Home Energy, and Efficiency First, called the Building Performance Association. It’s been a change a long time coming, but seems like it’s happening all at once. All of these organizations share a commitment to the same goals and values, and becoming the Building Performance Association will allow us to combine our ... [continue reading]

Building Performance AssociationóLive from Chicago, Thursday Edition

Building Performance AssociationóLive from Chicago, Thursday Edition

Jim Gunshinan

Wednesday was another rich day of inspiration and connection. My brain is nearly full. When you read this, I will likely be on the plane flying from Chicago back to Oakland; where I will have some time to digest it all. There are more sessions this morning though if you are staying on at the conference. And still lots to see and do in Chicago if you are sticking around for the afternoon. The Chicago ... [continue reading]

Home Energy Magazine Starts a New Chapter

Home Energy Magazine Starts a New Chapter

Jim Gunshinan

Bob Krell has joined the staff of the Building Performance Association to serve as Publisher of Home Energy Magazine. He will be stewarding a new direction for the publication as it becomes the journal for BPA members. [continue reading]

Is Energy Efficiency an American Value?

Is Energy Efficiency an American Value?

Jim Gunshinan

Energy efficiency is good for the economy, good for families, good for workers, and good for the environment. [continue reading]

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