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5 Videos about Cool Roofs

White roofs and cool roofs save energy and could help save the planet! These videos contain information about Cool Roofs, White Roofs and how you can do your bit to save energy. The reward being lower energy costs! Find out more about how you can get a white roof or cool roof to save on[…]Read more

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Green Mobile Homes – A legitimate investment akin to a savings account

News promoting investment in a mobile home as a legitimate energy and money saving strategy is the focus of my blog post today.  With no further ado, I recommend reading these great articles on the topic.   Study: Energy-Efficient Manufactured Homes Generate Economic Stability According to the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), green[…]Read more

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10 Ways to make your Mobile Home more Energy Efficient

Save energy in your mobile home by following these simple tips Mobile Home Roof & Ceiling Starting from the top down there are many changes you can make to your mobile home to save energy and cut the cost of fuel and electricity bills. Some changes are easy and inexpensive, some may take a little work,[…]Read more

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Deciphering the HERS Index: Or Trying To

We’ve been having a very interesting discussion on residential energy indexes like the HERS Index, Energy Score, and others. Some of the participants are advocating for a more direct and transparent number to present to homeowners that represents the energy efficiency of their homes. I offered the following ideas as information about how we refer to energy benchmarking[…]Read more

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Energy Efficiency and You

According to Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory, energy efficiency is “using less energy to provide the same service”. We all strive for energy efficiency for different reasons. Maybe you want to reduce your impact on the environment, or to simply lower your power bills. Regardless of your reasons, you can save energy and money by following a[…]Read more

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Saving Electricity and Improving Comfort in Hot Weather

 Saving Electricity and Staying Cool in Hot Weather Summer is just around the corner and for many that means air conditioning. Unfortunately it can also mean higher electric bills. But you can do something about it. Saving electricity for air conditioning is easy if you know how. Try these low-cost or no-cost solutions for high[…]Read more