A new, low-interest loan program is giving residents of St. Louis incentive to make energy efficient improvements to their homes. GreenHELP aims to help homeowners make their houses more eco-friendly and potentially trim their energy expenses, reports St.
A triplex built to one of Vermont’s higher energy-efficient standards will help low-income families save on utility costs for years to come. Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity recently completed its first project in Essex Junction, a home that allows the...
Energy-efficiency employment in the United States topped 6.5 million in 2017, according to recent research. That’s an increase of about 2 percent, or 133,000 jobs, and the jump represented nearly 7 percent of all new jobs added across the country...
While the initial cost of a new appliance might appear expensive, if you analyze the cost in energy savings between new and old units, newer energy-efficient appliances pay for themselves in a short time. Below are six things homeowners should...
Fannie Mae has received its fourth consecutive Energy Star Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). An Energy Star partner since 2011, Fannie Mae received the award for its continued commitment and...
Panasonic Eco Solutions will be honored April 20 for its outstanding efforts to improve the availability of energy-efficient indoor air quality solutions in the marketplace.
For the sixth consecutive year, Meritage Homes has received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2018 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for its leadership in protecting the environment by advancing energy efficiency in home building....
Nestled in the foothills of South Mountain, the region has retained the flavor of its rural roots while providing residents easy access to all that Phoenix has to offer.
Insights can help save Smappee users up to 30% on their energy bills.
The Alabama project features the Southeast's first community-scale microgrid.
In the first half of 2017, wind and solar accounted for 10 percent of monthly electricity generation for the first time.
Buying a light bulb isn’t as simple as it once was.
Many homeowners try to curb consumption through an adjustment of their own behaviors.
Geothermal becomes feasible for many more homeowners who previously thought it was financially out of their reach.
The study showed that certified homes saved homeowners more than $500 per year in electricity bills.
The recognition comes on the heels of the October award for Innovation in Housing from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
RESNET’s development of the HERS rating system has helped consumers gain a better appreciation of energy efficiency in the home.
This course will review the key building science concepts that have changed the way houses are built.
Buyers want energy efficient, high-performing homes, and they will pay more for them.
LG Air Conditioning Technologies is adding LG "Reliable to Extreme Degrees" (RED) heating technology to more of its products, including the Multi F and Multi F MAX multi-zone outdoor units. LGRED technology not only delivers heat when traditional models are...