Manufactured Home Efficiency Standards To Get A Boost

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 14:36:12 +0000

The Department of Energy may update energy efficiency standards for manufactured homes for the first time since 1994, Utility Dive reports. Strengthened standards for new homes could dramatically benefit the disproportionately low-income population who live in them, because manufactured homes use 70% more energy per square foot than traditional houses. A 2016 draft DOE rule would […]

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DIY Home Efficiency Project In Kauai Yields Incredible Results

Credit to Author: Scott Cooney| Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 01:43:59 +0000

Recently, we covered the DIY home efficiency program Kauai is using as an economic recovery and resilience tool. The idea behind the project was to provide immediate and ongoing economic relief to residents who were negatively affected by the economic fallout of COVID-

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Running An Energy Efficiency Company During COVID: Industry Perspectives

Credit to Author: Scott Cooney| Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 15:39:46 +0000

Everyone knows COVID-19 has interrupted the majority of businesses. While solar and other renewable generation companies can continue relatively smoothly (relatively) in this new era, energy efficiency, specifically in the residential space, is a very disrupted industry

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Home Efficiency 101: Appliances, Thermal Envelope, Lighting, Plumbing, & More

Credit to Author: Scott Cooney| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 14:51:48 +0000

Home efficiency is one of those things you may think has been done already — building code improvements surely must’ve accounted for what we’ve known about home energy use for decades now, right

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Kauai Pilots DIY Home Efficiency Program To Provide Financial Assistance To Residents

Credit to Author: Scott Cooney| Date: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 18:05:13 +0000

A DIY home efficiency program, where residents can use a guided home efficiency self-audit tool, and receive a box in the mail full of efficiency products specifically tailored for their home, is being piloted in Kauai

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