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UV lights on filters

I recently saw UV bulb installations in 2 HVAC systems in a home. Each system had the Lennox Healthy Climate filter box that has 2 UV-A bul…

Started by Howard Katzman

17 Sep 8
Reply by Brad Cook

HVAC Question about running fan continuously VS setting on Auto so it runs when AC or furnace runs

I get a lot of confusion from homeowners who are told by their HVAC contractor to run the fan "on" all the time.  I realize that these high…

Started by Jerry Needham

24 Sep 7
Reply by John White

Apply now for the Jon Siemen Memorial Scholarship!

BPI is accepting applications for the Jon Siemen Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship helps individuals in the industry who are working to…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

1 Aug 9

Rooftop Whole House Fan Pulls 8005 CFM

A patent has been filed by Kurt Shafer for the first Hybrid Turbine Rooftop Ventilator to be built in America.  The design is ideal for bot…

Started by Kurt Shafer

0 Jul 30

Submit your session proposal for 2019 National HPC Conference & Trade Show by August 10

HPC is accepting session proposals for the 2019 National HPC Conference & Trade Show. Get your proposal in soon - the deadline is Frida…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Jul 25

The High Cost of Energy in Rural America

ACEEE and the Energy Efficiency for All coalition released a report this week examining residential energy affordability in rural and small…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Jul 19

Interactive map showing state-by-state progress of clean energy across the U.S.

Today, the U.S. produces nearly six times as much renewable electricity from the sun and the wind as it did in 2008, and nine states now g…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Jul 19

another house explodes, killing 2 in apparent natural gas accident

2 dead in house blast, no foul play suspected Excerpts from the article: "A house exploded in New Jersey early Saturday, killing a husband…

Started by David Butler

3 Jul 12
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

GSHP for domestic hot water

Howdy All, I'm looking for a water to water or refrigerant to water GSHP or VRF heat pump to be used solely for residential domestic hot wa…

Started by David Holtzclaw

4 Jun 28
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

E&O Insurance

Any recommendations for a good E&O and general liability insurance carrier for energy auditing?  I've been quoted by OREP but they seem…

Started by Rob Madden

0 Jun 21

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