Energy Efficiency & Building Science News

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Whether building a new house or remodeling an old one, these details show proper window installation methods for ten types of exterior siding.

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Realtor.com's Roman Loyola speaks with Doug McDonald, creator of the Pure House, to outline the four scientific concepts that guide the design and material decisions for his high-performance homes. 

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Utah House Bill 285 passed out of the House Business and Labor Committee this week, it will delay the adoption of the latest codes from three years to six years.

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Johns Manville, a leading supplier of commercial roofing products, adds to its already proven SeamFree® liquid roofing line with the introduction of the SeamFree™ PMMA Liquid Membrane roofing system. T

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Students at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) are using temperature and relative humidity data loggers designed by Onset in a hands-on green construction project.

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Despite the increasing size of U.S. homes, the growth in residential energy use has slowed to below the rate of household growth, meaning that per-household energy consumption has decreased.

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At least 28 states are expected to see legislation and policies, aimed at managing chemicals in consumer products this year, according to analysis by the NGO, Safer States.

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Triple Pundit contributor Sarah Lozanova blogs about her home in Maine's Belfast Ecovillage, a 36-unit community built to the Passive House standard.

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First there was the Passivhaus concept - a home so well designed it needs virtually no additional heating - now we have the world's first Aktivhaus – A triple zero home that generates 200% more energy than it uses.

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