Energy Efficiency

  • Energy Efficient Homes without Premium Cost

    Cost additions offset by energy efficiency tax credits In downtown Frederick, Md., blocks from a Starbucks and Barnes & Noble, four new duplexes nearing completion were sold with complimentary iPads to monitor energy use. For nearly the same price as other new homes, they have solar panels, geothermal wells and ultra-efficient, factory-made exterior walls. They're designed to generate as much power as they use, along with ...

    Posted at November 22, 2012 | By : | Categories : Energy Efficiency | 8,165 Comments
  • Old Buildings Made Energy Efficient

    Reposted from the New York Times A business consortium that includes Lockheed Martin and Barclaysbank plans to invest as much as $650 million over the next few years to slash the energy consumption of buildings in the Miami and Sacramento areas. ...

    Posted at November 3, 2012 | By : | Categories : Energy Efficiency,Tax Credit | 7,286 Comments