RMI has released a report, “How to Calculate and Present Deep Retrofit Value: A Guide for Owner-Occupants”, that defines the non-energy costs and benefits, risk reductions and overall value of deep energy retrofits.
Sustainability advocates have begun to push for new kinds of engineered wood products that can do the same job with less climate impact, and Oregon State University is aiming to take a leadership role in this emerging field.
A discredited engineer who declared a leaking northern Ontario mall structurally sound just weeks before its roof-deck garage collapsed was charged Friday in what police described as a “challenging investigation.”
According to data collected for last October, the average home bill for utilities and essential home services was $246.26. Here's the breakdown of 10 markets where the average bill is decidedly higher.