Monthly Archives: July 2012

Cool Roofs are WAY Cool! http://ow.ly/cE

Cool Roofs are WAY Cool! http://ow.ly/cE7do

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Just 3 days away before the Green SolarCity Truck Shows Up!

Just 3 days away before the Green SolarCity truck shows up to install a system at JouleFool headquarters! Does a Solar Lease or PPA work for you? Learn More: http://ow.ly/cDV97

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Enerystar’s Battle of the Buildings: Biggest Energy Loser Competition

EPA’s ENERGY STAR National Building Competition is bigger and better than ever! Nearly 3,300 buildings are battling the scale and each other as they compete to find out who can be the biggest energy loser. Teams represent more than 30 … Continue reading

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Photos Reveal Your Home’s Energy Loss In Lurid Color

Home energy efficiency is a deadly dull business, and Essess knows it. But the startup has a picture to show you, one where poorly insulated walls and drafty windows appear in a yellow so bright it makes your eyes ache. … Continue reading

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Are old houses doomed? The conflict between historic preservation and energy efficiency

I’ve often wondered how old homes will continue to appreciate when home building technologies are improving exponentially.  I love old homes and architecture (I’m originally from New Orleans) and connected with this preservationist’s struggle to make his home energy efficient. Happy Savings, … Continue reading

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How to Put More Homes on an Energy Diet!

How to Put More Homes on an Energy Diet! Should home sellers have to disclose energy costs? http://ow.ly/cxBB3

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Slash Your Utility Bill with a DIY Energy Audit

…..you can do some easy tests yourself and put your money toward addressing the problems. “There are many steps homeowners can take before calling a pro,” says Jeffrey Gordon, spokesperson for the New York State Energy Research Development Authority. “With … Continue reading

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