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Sara Gutterman A Clean Energy Future in Sight President Obama sees the pathway to a clean energy future and confronts fossil fuel interests that are blocking progress and stifling free markets.  More

Smart IrrigationWater-Wise Landscaping A combination of native plants, healthy soil and smart irrigation can transform a thirsty landscape into one that conserves water and thrives without chemicals.More

Pacific NorthwestNew Report Suggests 6 Code Changes for Disaster ResilienceThe nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) today released its latest commentary paper,urging policy makers to make 6 changes to building codes. More

Insulation StudyStudy: In a Perfect World, All Insulation Performs the Same The report, sure to be controversial among insulation manufacturers, is not as radical as it sounds. The key to high-performance insulating has long been in the details. More

CasellaVentilating Crawl Spaces The EPA’s Indoor airPLUS program says ventilating air entering unconditioned crawl spaces from outside during warm, humid seasons actually wets these spaces. More

  • HERS Rating a Passive House

    An Innovation Design Request filed with RESNET is helping this Iowa DOE Zero Energy Ready Home and passive house project acquire a more accurate HERS Index. Read More

  • Space Conditioning, Simplified

    A study coordinated by Building Science Corporation demonstrates that ductless mini-split heat pumps are a viable strategy for production housing in cold climates. Read More

  • Agent of Change

    This infographic, created by the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT), shows just how much codes have helped drive energy efficiency in homes. Read More


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