Quantifying the financial benefits of multifamily retrofits

Quantifying the financial benefits of multifamily retrofits

There are nearly half a million multifamily units in Chicago. More than 60% of low-income individuals living in multifamily buildings in Chicago reside in buildings that are more than 75 years old. This situation presents significant potential for energy savings.

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Solar water heating helping Mass. multifamily buildings save energy

Solar water heating helping Mass. multifamily buildings save energy

The Consortium for Advanced Residential Buildings has worked with builders to assess the most practical cost-effective means to reduce home energy consumption and approach zero energy. Especially in multifamily applications, CARB has seen more developers explore solar domestic hot-water systems as part of the least-cost pathway.

Type: Case Study




Aging building gets new energy efficient life

Aging building gets new energy efficient life

Massachusetts project converts school into 12 high-performance apartments that capitalizes on solar water heating technology.

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A look back at 2017

A look back at 2017

With 2018 upon us, this past year set the stage for further advancements in green and sustainable building

Obtaining a high-performance 'edge'

Obtaining a high-performance 'edge'

EEBA summit provides chance for builders to learn, share ideas




Indoor airPLUS looks to be resource for high-performance builders

Indoor airPLUS looks to be resource for high-performance builders

EPA uses EEBA to create synergy with those in green building industry




EEBA proves high-performance building learning experience

EEBA proves high-performance building learning experience

Builders use event to share ideas, learn new strategies




Manufacturers forge partnerships to promote high-performance building

Manufacturers forge partnerships to promote high-performance building

Lennox among several businesses at EEBA summit looking for progress industry




$2 billion sustainable development opens in Texas

$2 billion sustainable development opens in Texas

Whisper Valley homes offer latest tech, energy-saving features

Developers and Builders Going All In on Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Developers and Builders Going All In on Geothermal Heating and Cooling

A growing number of homebuilders and developers are using geothermal HVAC to differentiate their homes and neighborhoods in the tight new home market.

Four major sports leading the way in green initiatives

Four major sports leading the way in green initiatives

Teams scoring big with energy-efficient moves

Top high-performance builders share strategies

Top high-performance builders share strategies

Focusing on 'details,' developing sales staff key to success

Clean-tech solutions provide for resilient, energy-smart buildings

Clean-tech solutions provide for resilient, energy-smart buildings

Alternative energies help keep operations moving uninterrupted


10 reasons to convert to LED

10 reasons to convert to LED

Technology ranks among most efficient

AHR Expo announces 2018 innovation award winners

AHR Expo announces 2018 innovation award winners

Honors recognize some of most inventive products, systems and technologies

Building a perfect wall

Building a perfect wall

EEBA presentation to detail how thermal envelope contributes to high-performance homes

LG Expands Air Conditioning Technologies Road Show

LG Expands Air Conditioning Technologies Road Show

The goal of the mobile showrooms is to help educate contractors, distributors and building owners across the country about advances in both ducted and duct-free LG HVAC systems.

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