Category Archives: Energy Efficiency

Jennifer O'Gara performed an energy efficiency upgrade at home

My Personal Home Energy Audit Experience

By . 20 Aug, 2018 . in Energy Efficiency

By Jennifer O'Gara Working for the past seven years in the energy industry, I knew the financial and comfort benefits of ...

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New Tool Shows Off Commercial Buildings’ Energy Performance

By . 11 Jul, 2016 . in Energy Efficiency

By Ben BlockA growing number of commercial buildings around the world are installing performance-tracking software described as “Fitbit for buildings.”The ...

Raising Value by Saving Energy

By . 14 Mar, 2016 . in Energy Efficiency

By Ben BlockThe benefits of energy efficiency are well documented. A tightly sealed home, advanced insulation and a high-efficiency heating ...

Behavioral Programs Offer Promise for C&I Sector

By . 14 Oct, 2015 . in Energy Efficiency

By Mike Newman Along with my fellow members of the Association of Energy Services Professionals Behavior Change subcommittee, I have often ...

Efficient Lighting Protects Threatened Wildlife

By . 17 Aug, 2015 . in Energy Efficiency

Photo courtesy Ed Rosack. A loggerhead sea turtle lays her eggs in Melbourne Beach, Florida, guided with the help of ...

Achieving Efficiency Goals Through Benchmarking

By . 20 Jul, 2015 . in Energy Efficiency

By Yvette BrownBusinesses that attempt to actively understand their energy use, through benchmarking energy performance, have a clear competitive advantage.The ...