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Finding home energy leaks to make home energy efficient

  • February 1, 2021

A sneaky draft here and there might seem insignificant on its own, but the sum of all the leaks in your home can add up to a large hole like a window left open. That's not efficient for energy or money.

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Insulation and the Importance of Weatherization Assistance Programs

  • January 22, 2021

Big box retail stores use a LOT of power, and yet by definition those large stores also have plenty of flat roof space for installing solar power. In response to consumer demand for retailers to be greener, some companies are stepping up to the challenge. The big box solar power wars are on, and the biggest battle of all is Target vs Walmart.

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Spend less keeping warm with energy saving DIY techniques

  • January 14, 2021

The cold winter temps outside make our heating system work hard to keep temps up inside. Here are some simple DIY tips to keep heating costs in check.

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Avoid the Risks of DIY and Leave Home Insulation to the Pros

  • January 8, 2021

DIY insulating your home can be both costly and dangerous! Always consider hiring a professional.

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New Year’s Resolution: Spend Less, Save More

  • January 3, 2021

With the future now being more uncertain than ever, one of the best ways that you can make 2021 a better year is to save money!

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Happy Holidays! With Gifts That Keep On Giving!

  • December 24, 2020

What if instead of the usual sweaters, scarves, and Christmas mugs you could give someone the gift of an energy efficient home?

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What is insulation and why my house needs it

  • December 22, 2020

Did you know there are many hidden dangers that homeowners may not be aware of a home's walls? No matter how well we take care of it, clean the inside, and maintain the outside, there's dangers that are lurking within.

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Top Five Hidden Hazards in Your Home

  • October 21, 2020

Do you know of these hidden dangers in the home? Make sure you are safe from risks that could be staring you in the face!

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Leverage More Time at Home into Home Energy Savings

  • August 3, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing, you may be spending more time at home than usual, which is an opportunity to explore home energy savings.

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Limited time government incentives make solar affordable

  • February 24, 2020

There have been important government solar incentives to facilitate the transition to renewable energy, but they won’t last forever, so now is the time to act.

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Mass ranked #1 in country for energy efficiency

  • February 4, 2020

Massachusetts was recently name the most energy efficient state in the nation. Are you doing your part to keep it that way?

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CFL vs LED

CFL vs LED: Which Light Bulb is the Better Choice?

  • January 8, 2020

The next time one of your incandescent light bulbs burns out and you want to get something that uses less energy, which one wins: CFL vs LED.

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Innovative Solar Energy Projects Around the World

  • December 14, 2019

There are some amazing things happening with solar energy. Perhaps these 4 innovative solar energy projects will inspire you to take action!

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The Big Box Solar Power Wars: Target vs Walmart

  • December 2, 2019

The big box solar power wars are on! Who will win the battle as Target and Walmart try to out-green each other? And are there other contenders?

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Carbon Emissions Reduction in Massachusetts

  • November 20, 2019

Should Massachusetts adopt a net-zero building standard for new construction to achieve carbon emissions reduction?

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