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Too many BTU's. Too much horsepower?

I have a 20 year old house with a 2 1/2 ton A/C for the lower floor and a 1 1/2 ton A/C for the upper floor. The 1 1/2 ton condenser went b…

Started by Steve

4 Mar 25
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

Strange IR Image

Did an energy assessment today and captured this image of an exterior wall. I believe the wall is framed, with sheet rock and a brick faca…

Started by Larry Nissman

7 Mar 9
Reply by Brad Cook

Major problems which can cause troubles in boilers

Most boilers come with a manufacturer’s warranty. But after a few years, we experience some common boiler problems. Such problems can be ad…

Started by Thermodyne Boilers

1 Mar 2
Reply by Brad Cook

How do you define and guarantee quality?

Proof is possible!  That's the motto and mantra of Corbett and Grace Lunsford, with the Chicago-based Building Performance Workshop. They a…

Started by Tom White

9 Feb 28
Reply by Joseph Bailey

BPI Supports Strong Consumer Protection in Residential PACE Financing Programs

Since 2009, more than 100,000 homeowners have made energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements to their homes through residential P…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki

0 Feb 10

Hero Pace Program?

Does anyone know if North Carolina is considering this type of financing or if it has been discussed?

Started by Horace Douglas Hunt, Jr.

5 Feb 9
Reply by Ryan Miller

BPI February Newsletter & New Logos

Home performance and love are in the air! BPI's February edition of its Performance Matters e-Newsletter is now available. This month digs…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki

0 Feb 9

LED's and motion sensors

When completing an audit, a customer told me that when he installed a LED lamp in his outdoor fixture with a motion sensor, the fixture wou…

Started by Jim Tenhundfeld

9 Feb 5
Reply by A. Tamasin Sterner

Unvented Gas Space Heaters – Continued Delays

On Saturday the ASHRAE committee that has been trying to consider a standard affecting unvented gas space heaters for over 10 years was aga…

Started by John Proctor

10 Feb 3
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

The effects of higher residential energy efficiency on the rest of the economy

This excited me: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12053-015-9392-9 The effect of more energy efficient households is shown to ripp…

Started by Harry Silver

0 Jan 30

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