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Sorts of Energy Effective Lighting

Each year, the ordinary American household utilizes 5% of its electricity usage on lights. Whether a Kitchen light, Bathroom light, bed room light, or a tiny bulb in the attic, we depend on these lights for safety, safety, and also convenience. 435 more words


USGBC gives new meaning to Energy Star Score

This weekend I have been gathering data regarding LEED certified buildings made available at the Green Building Information Gateway.  In browsing through the web site I ran across a page that described… 171 more words

Building Energy

NYC's building energy grade discredits both Energy Star and LEED

I receive occasional newsletters from HVAC consultant Larry Spielvogel concerning building energy and the HVAC industry.  Yesterday he sent out a link to an editorial that appeared in… 537 more words

Building Energy

Selling Your Home

BEST – Benefits of Energy Saving Technology

Greater resale value.  A house sold as-is requires full disclosure of conditions to potential buyers.  300 more words

BPI And Owens Corning Certified Energy Experts

Beyond LEED


When LEED™ was launched by the U.S. Green Building Council in 2000, its mission was to create a paradigm shift that would change the way we thought and talked about building design and construction. 794 more words

Clean Energy

Energy Improvements


Attic Fans and Ventilation  Mold causes serious health problems, so proper ventilation is critical.

Programmable Thermostat  The Department of Energy reports homeowners can reduce utility bills up to 20% by varying temperatures during off peak hours. 451 more words

BPI And Owens Corning Certified Energy Experts

Americans save $4.50 for every $1 invested in ENERGY STAR products - Trump's Congress wants to kill it

Trump’s idea of family transportation

❝ The U.S. House of Representatives passing an appropriations package that includes an approximately 40 percent cut to the ENERGY STAR program:

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