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Staying Cool Naturally

Until the last couple of decades, most people in the U.S. did not have air conditioning in their homes. We have come to regard refrigerant-based air conditioning as in indispensable technology, and have forgotten other simpler and cheaper ways to beat the heat. A recent article in Mother Earth News recommends doing things like moisture […]

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Upcoming Energy Star Webinars

Energy Star Certified Homes Revision 08 for Builders Wednesday, September 2, 2015; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST For Builders: Attend this webinar to learn more about the latest improvements to the program, called Revision 08. Revision 08 significantly reduces the paperwork and streamlines the certification process, making it easier than ever to certify a […]

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Trail Blazers of Clean Energy Coming to Salt Lake City

  September 22, 2015: Leilani Münter, Race Car Driver Münter’s motto is “Life is short. Race hard. Live Green.”  Dubbed #1 eco athlete in the world, Münter is also a star of Sundance Film,”Racing Extinction.” This fearless female NASCAR driver is working to bring 75 million racing fans over to the “green side.” October 21, […]

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EnergyGauge USA 5.0 Free Trial Available

Newly accredited by RESNET as a Home Energy Rating Software (HERS), IECC and Tax Credit tool, EnergyGauge USA 5.0, will be available as a free trial product for 90-days (or until November 30, 2015, whichever comes first). Any interested party may download Version 5.0 to examine the impacts of the ANSI/RESNET 301-2014 Standard on their […]

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Upcoming Technical Webinars

RESNET Sponsored Webinar on Calibration register now (free) > While Most HERS Providers and Raters are aware that the RESNET Standards require that blower door and duct testing equipment be “field tested annually for calibration by the HERS Provider or Rater,” many may not be fully up to speed on exactly how to do the […]

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Utah Air & Energy Symposium

The Governor’s Office of Energy Development is pleased to launch the Utah Air & Energy Symposium. Please join Governor Herbert and other important stakeholders for updates and discussions regarding the dynamic nexus between energy and air. Reliable energy has always been essential to economic growth and community well-being, but the production and use of energy […]

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Find Out If It’s Worth Installing Solar Panels

  Google wants to help you harness the power of the sun. A new service called Project Sunroof aims to provide a “treasure map” of solar energy with the help of Google Maps. Sunroof gives homeowners detailed information about how much solar power their roof can generate and how much money they could save on […]

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Better Buildings Initiative August 2015

Each month, the Energy Department’s Better Buildings Initiative and partnering organizations lead or participate in webinars, events, and conferences. This monthly update aims to provide information to help your organization stay informed on the latest opportunities to get involved in the Better Buildings Initiative.     Upcoming Webinars, Peer Exchange Calls, Events, and Conferences Better […]

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