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Solar Installation Project

When this solar array was installed in 2011, it was the largest residential array in Montana. We served as general contractors on the project. The results have been incredible! 44 more words

Energy Conservation

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Shape in Context

The natural world has many examples of adaptation to climate. The northern white-tailed deer has a lower surface area to volume ratio than does its more diminutive southern cousin and radiates less body heat per unit of mass, allowing it to stay warmer in the colder climate.   247 more words

Architecture Of The Fittest

Oak Park Aims to be Destination for Midwest's Green Film Festival

Oak Park, Ill. has always been known as a fairly progressive, liberal and creative town. Located next door to Chicago, Oak Park boasts the childhood home of Ernest Hemingway and a plethora of other cultural attractions, Oak Park has added “green community” to their list of community positives. 318 more words


Oil-to-Gas Conversion Update

In 2011, the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued regulations phasing out the use of “dirty” fuel oils No. 6 and No. 4. Effective immediately was the provision that all new boilers and burners must use clean fuel: natural gas, No. 339 more words

Douglas Elliman Property Management

Tips to save on your AC bill during the heatwave

As the temperatures soar, your utility bill will too. But savings don’t necessarily mean sweating out the heat waves. A few tweaks to a regular routine can help save money instantly. 48 more words


THP Entry: Cut Energy Consumption by 30 percent with this WiFi XBee Setup

Let’s be honest. Paying electricity bills sucks. The amount paid is always too much, and the temperatures in the building are rarely set at a comfortable level. 299 more words