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Webinar: Increasing Interest in Energy Efficiency Through Real Estate Listings

 

Clicking into Efficiency: Increasing Interest in Energy Efficiency Through Real Estate Listings

Date and time: Thursday, August 6, 2:00 pm ET

Could energy efficiency information in online real estate listings nudge home buyers to click on homes that are more efficient? Does the form in which home buyers see the information matter? Can […]

One week left to nominate your Champion of Energy Efficiency in Buildings

ACEEE is still accepting nominations for the Champion of Energy Efficiency in Buildings awards, including a recently added category for Young Professionals. The awards recipients will be announced at the 2020 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. Please note that even if the Summer Study becomes a virtual event, we will still present […]

NY to Provide 0% Financing for Energy Efficiency Improvements and Renewable Energy Systems

NYSERDA and the Public Service Commission yesterday announced 0% financing to help stimulate energy efficiency improvements and renewable energy systems, including heat pumps (see the highlit section below) !

On March 27, 2020 over 800 individuals participated in a Webinar, jointly hosted by the Department of Public Service and the New York State Energy Research […]

LES Webinar | Virtual Button Up Workshop with NHSaves

Title: Virtual Button Up Workshop with NHSaves When: Tuesday April 7, 4pm – 5pm Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5116257807328604683 Blurb: A Button Up Workshop is an hour presentation about improving the energy efficiency of your home. It covers energy saving […]

Webinar: How do Nonresidential Energy Efficiency Programs Benefit Low-Income Communities?

Date and time: Wed, Jan 15, 2020 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

This webinar will highlight the findings of a newly released ACEEE report on how energy efficiency program implementers reach nonresidential and community-serving institutions in low-income areas. These groups may include nonprofits, schools, local government buildings, locally owned businesses, medical facilities, […]

Window Dressers Build Events in Vermont

WindowDressers Insulating Window Inserts are built at Community Workshops across Maine and Vermont. Typically, a rotating crew of 10-12 volunteers per half-day shift come together to assemble the inserts over several days. No special skills are necessary and every simple job is taught on-site by our experienced volunteers. Below is the schedule for Vermont locations:

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Interview: Efficiency Vermont’s Efficiency Excellence Network Program Manager

Allison Fode, Efficiency Vermont

Green Energy Times Staff

Efficiency Vermont has a program that anyone looking for serious work on a building should know about. It is the Efficiency Exellence Network (EEN) program. Professionals associated with it are required to keep updated on the latest technology in their fields. Its […]

Energy Efficiency Commercial Trainings

Ground Zero: An Adventure in Net-zero Energy Building

The finished house featuring the photovoltaic array solar panels on the roof of the garage. Photo: NESEA.

Jenna Batchelder

To the untrained eye, the Eisinger net-zero energy (NZE) house in Keene, New York, would seem like any other single-family Adirondack homestead. The roof-mounted solar panels aside, the 1974-square-foot home is conventional looking, maybe even […]

Energy Audit Recommendations for Your Home

This is the second in our Home Inspection Tips series

Graph and Chart designed with Energy Tool from NACHI

Michael Canavan

Now that you have received your Home Energy Audit report, how do you understand the report and what does it mean to you, the homeowner? The report generates recommendations that provide the highest […]