Debra Little
  • Nevada City, CA
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share

Debra Little's Friends

  • Raymond McGurk
  • Chie Kawahara
  • j. west
  • Bart Conterio
  • Melissa Baldridge
  • Guido Schuler
  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • Robert H
  • Laura Reedy Stukel
  • David Eggleton
  • Steve Waclo
  • Tom White
 

Debra Little's Page

Latest Activity

Julie Caracino liked Debra Little's blog post TEDx HPC Conference 2018
Jun 27
Debra Little's blog post was featured

TEDx HPC Conference 2018

http://www.efficiencyfirstca.org/news/2018/06/19/tedx-hpc-conference-2018Posted in Efficiency First CA by Debra LittleThis year, the Home Performance Coalition hosted it's first annual TEDx event at its national conference in Philadelphia. The room was packed, the BYOB was flowing and the energy was lively.Fourteen efficiency…See More
Jun 26
Debra Little posted a blog post

TEDx HPC Conference 2018

http://www.efficiencyfirstca.org/news/2018/06/19/tedx-hpc-conference-2018Posted in Efficiency First CA by Debra LittleThis year, the Home Performance Coalition hosted it's first annual TEDx event at its national conference in Philadelphia. The room was packed, the BYOB was flowing and the energy was lively.Fourteen efficiency…See More
Jun 26
Debra Little commented on Diane Chojnowski's video
Thumbnail

Legends of Home Performance: Kevin Kennedy, MPH, CIEC, Dir Environmental Health, Children's Mercy Hospital

"Thanks for posting Diane Chojnowski! We have a few more left in the video series to post. Here's the article about the project. HEM_Fall_2017_PDF.Little_back%20porch%20%282%29.pdf"
Dec 28, 2017
Debra Little liked Home Performance Coalition's blog post New SEED Application Enables HPXML Import/Export
Dec 26, 2017
Debra Little's video was featured

Robert Bean, Iain Walker, indoor environmental quality experts

Robert and Iain discuss home indoor health & environmental quality. Design for human factors; thermal comfort, air quality, sound, odor...kitchen exhaust, th...
Nov 24, 2017
Debra Little commented on Home Energy Magazine's blog post NREL Research Finds That 22% of New Homes Completed in the U.S. in 2016 Were HERS Rated
"The avg scores are interesting. Are there comparative numbers for previous years? I thought they reported closer to 50% of new construction in US a few years back.  "
Sep 15, 2017
Debra Little's video was featured

Robert Bean, Iain Walker, indoor environmental quality experts

Robert and Iain discuss home indoor health & environmental quality. Design for human factors; thermal comfort, air quality, sound, odor...kitchen exhaust, th...
Jun 22, 2017
Jason Raddenbach replied to Debra Little's discussion Got insulation? in the group Hall of Shame
"Well, at least the air sealing job in the attic will be much easier. Did they really go 50 years like that?"
May 25, 2017
Victor Rols Lindsay replied to Debra Little's discussion Got insulation? in the group Hall of Shame
"Wow, 1964.  No one ever thought to have a look huh.  Most likely one owner home."
May 8, 2017
Debra Little posted a video

Robert Bean, Iain Walker, indoor environmental quality experts

Robert and Iain discuss home indoor health & environmental quality. Design for human factors; thermal comfort, air quality, sound, odor...kitchen exhaust, th...
Apr 4, 2017
Debra Little posted an event
Thumbnail

Film Festival, HPC Nat. Conf- Calling for your video submissions! at HPC National Conference Nashville, TN

March 20, 2017 from 7pm to 8:30pm
The Film Festival showcases videos that drive demand for Home Performance. Open call happening now. We invite you to submit your videos to be a part of 2017 festival March 19-22.Topics: We focus on 1- Home energy upgrade stories and 2- testimonials. These and others that 1- Home energy upgrade stories and2- testimonials. These and others that These and others that help HP contractors resonate with clients and increase sales will be considered.Length: less than 5 minutes is preferred. Contact…See More
Feb 2, 2017
marius gherman joined Debra Little's group
Thumbnail

E- haha! Humor

Cartoons, Jokes, Hilarious Stories!Many of us are involved w/ educating. Audience attention, a teaching moment, is at peak ready the instant after a 'humorous' moment is shared.A stage for E humor ~ See More
Dec 31, 2016
Debra Little's video was featured

Building Carbon Zero 2015, PHCA

Building Carbon Zero 2015. Passive House CA with City of Palo Alto 2015 summit. Produced by Debra Little. Shot on iPhone 5. Everyone can make videos with the tools in your back pocket!
Nov 1, 2016
Debra Little posted a video

Building Carbon Zero 2015, PHCA

Building Carbon Zero 2015. Passive House CA with City of Palo Alto 2015 summit. Produced by Debra Little. Shot on iPhone 5. Everyone can make videos with the tools in your back pocket!
Oct 28, 2016
Debra Little commented on Home Energy Magazine's blog post Increasing Home Value Through Energy Upgrades
"Thanks much Rachel! Important observations overall on an essential topic. I really appreciate that you included  'surface temperature' as a comfort factor! Wondering about the source for the statement "Envelope measures tend…"
Apr 15, 2016

Profile Information

Company
Debra Little Sustainable Design
Professional Certification
BPI, HERS, CA Certified Appraiser
Professional Interests
Home performance, sustainable, measured performance. Valuation/appraiser of green, energy efficient homes. Healthy, comfortable, feasible, aesthetics, beauty.

Instructor, course developer, "Green Home Expertise for Real Estate Professionals" offered throughout CA via PG&E. For real estate agents, appraisers, lenders. Emphasis: measured performance, beyond-box appraising. Or is that OOB? Out Of Box Appraising of green homes. Can we call it OOB? BBA, OOBA....OOBA!
Twitter ID
@debralittle
Facebook Page
Debra Little Sustainable Design
LinkedIn Profile
Debra Little
Pinterest Page
In conception!

Debra Little's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Debra Little's Blog

TEDx HPC Conference 2018

Posted on June 26, 2018 at 3:25pm 0 Comments

http://www.efficiencyfirstca.org/news/2018/06/19/tedx-hpc-conference-2018

Posted in Efficiency First CA by Debra Little

This year, the Home Performance Coalition hosted it's first annual TEDx event at its national conference in Philadelphia. The room was packed, the BYOB was flowing and the…

Continue

Join us in Supporting Energy Costs Transparency!

Posted on March 10, 2016 at 12:21am 0 Comments

 

FHFA is seeking our advice now through March 17.  

Please participate by submitting your comments!

 

GOAL:  That disclosure of home energy costs (at time of sale or rent) be federally mandated.

 

The “Duty to Serve” rule is a new opportunity, A NEW WAY IN, an alternate route separate from the SAVE Act (still being considered in the senate) to accomplish energy cost transparency. It’s new but we have a short window of…

Continue

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Home Energy Pros Forum to add comments!

Join Home Energy Pros Forum

At 2:29pm on April 15, 2014, David Eggleton said…

Welcome to the Considering Permaculture/Transition group, Debra.  I look forward to your contributions, comments and questions.

At 1:34am on February 10, 2011, Tom White said…

Debra,

thanks for the friend request.  I deleted the video but you can probably get it to work here: http://hosting2.epresence.tv/LBL/1/watch/131.aspx  Let me know if that works.

Tom

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Henry Borysewicz joined allen p tanner's group
Thumbnail

Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase

Discuss the pros and cons of the equipment you are interested in prior to purchase. Post equipment…See More
19 hours ago
Henry Borysewicz liked allen p tanner's group Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase
19 hours ago
Chris Stratton commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"@ Jonathan 1. Cost of PV array was about $15k before 30% federal tax credit. 2. The financial…"
yesterday
Chris Stratton commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"@ Brennan Hey thanks! Yeah, it's time for an update on the energy consumption now that…"
yesterday
Chris Stratton commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"@Grey re: estimated vs. actual production Good question! The estimated first-year annual production…"
yesterday
Diane Chojnowski's video was featured

People Who Save Energy 1: Builders

Millions of people work to save energy in the United States. They work in every state, across industries and technologies. To show the diverse arc of this growing workforce, we visited North Carolina. This video tells the stories of some of these…
yesterday
Jonathan Nadle commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"Hi Jim, Thanks for your well thought-out and written piece.  I agree with your comments on…"
Thursday
Leo Klisch commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"WOW! 913kwh/12= 76kwh/month. How is that possible? I live in central Minnesota and started with…"
Thursday
Leslie Jackson replied to Leslie Jackson's discussion DIY Filter Solution for an Evaporative Cooler, anyone?
"Thanks Rich, I hope they thought of that, but you are on to something. I think I learn more doing…"
Thursday
grey staples commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"Curious to know how the kWh production turned out relative to what the installer indicated you…"
Thursday
Brennan Less commented on Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
"Hey Chris, y'all are kicking butt!! I'm sure your new HVAC won't use any energy,…"
Thursday
Rich Manning replied to Leslie Jackson's discussion DIY Filter Solution for an Evaporative Cooler, anyone?
"Have them call a HVAC contractor and install a filter system"
Thursday
Rich Manning replied to Jerry Needham's discussion Condensation on ceiling and walls of master bedroom
"Looks like a leaking ridge vent"
Thursday
Jonathan Nadle liked Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
Thursday
Matt Peterson posted a blog post

Gas Line Installation In Portland OR Code Basics

When you're looking to undertake any kind of a remodel or repair in your home it's important to…See More
Thursday
Brennan Less liked Jim Gunshinan's blog post Our First Year with Solar Panels, by Chris Stratton
Thursday
Pearl Home Certification posted a blog post

Press Release: HomeSmart International Joins the Pearl Broker Advantage Program

Vienna, Virginia and Scottsdale, Arizona – July 19, 2018 – Pearl Certification and HomeSmart…See More
Thursday
Franco Oyuela commented on Allison A. Bailes III's blog post The Ductopus or the Centipede - Which HVAC Duct System Is Better?
"Many older homes were constructed without air ducts. Ductless systems can provide much needed air…"
Thursday
Franco Oyuela commented on Chris Laumer-Giddens's blog post The Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump's Big Brother - CITY MULTI
"The compact design and long piping system gives homeowners free reign for designing a ductless…"
Thursday
Terry Hill's event was featured

Passive House Institute US 2018 Conference at Boston

September 19, 2018 at 6pm to September 23, 2018 at 7pm
Annual conferenceSee More
Thursday

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2018   Created by Home Performance Coalition (HPC)   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service