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2014-12-19 12:22:49

Program Helps Homeowners Save Water and Energy, Cut Global Warming Pollution SAN FRANCISCO, Dec.

2014-12-18 12:22:49

NYCEEC partners with BuildForward Capital and Urban Artisan to enable first Passive House condominium project in Manhattan NEW YORK, Dec.

2014-12-18 08:22:53

Budget billing, home energy assessments and heating loan program available for customers NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Dec.

2014-12-17 08:24:14

Energy Action Program honored for reducing core energy consumption by almost 13 percent and carbon emissions by more than 16 percent. ANDOVER, Mass., Dec.

2014-12-16 12:22:35

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sustainable Forestry Initiative(®) Inc.

2014-12-15 08:23:35

Karuna House and Pumpkin Ridge Passive House, built by homebuilder Hammer & Hand, both won awards in the national competition. PORTLAND, Ore., Dec.

2014-12-12 12:21:59

DALLAS, December 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Advanced Phase Change Material (PCM) Market, by Type (Organic, Inorganic & Bio-based) and Application (Building

2014-12-11 23:06:52

The most recent article released by Clean Crawls describes the various kinds of existing blown in insulation and the benefits associated with blown-in insulations. Seattle,

2014-12-11 23:01:29

Energy efficiency and cost management can improve any company’s bottom line; for small and medium-sized businesses burdened by higher energy prices, the difference can be crucial—especially

2014-12-10 23:00:58

The Technology Association of Georgia’s Smart Energy Society last week named the City of Valdosta as Georgia’s Smart Energy Government Entity of the Year Atlanta,


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.