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Fighting COVID-19 with Building Efficiency: What Businesses Can Learn from Warren Wilson College

Spring of 2020 was an eerie time. Faced with a deadly and novel virus, America’s 5,300 colleges and universities dealt with the difficult decision of closing campuses. Quads once-filled with ...
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New Series on Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings

My name is Andrew Polich and I’m pursuing a Master of Science in Sustainability Studies at Lenoir-Rhyne University in Asheville. For my capstone project, I decided to collaborate with The ...
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Blue Horizons Project Community Council Seeks Inaugural Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                        ...
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Air Sealing in Your Home

Overview Air sealing is one of the most cost-effective steps you can take to increase comfort and reduce energy consumption and utility bills. Air sealing refers to blocking leaks in ...
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Variable-Speed and Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pumps

Electric air-source heat pumps are an energy-efficient way to heat and cool homes and businesses in moderate climates. Air-source heat pumps use electricity to move heat from a cool space ...
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Solar Energy

Solar panels collect sunlight and turn it into electricity, providing on-site energy generation and a renewable alternative to fossil fuels. They can be roof- or ground-mounted at homes, businesses, and ...
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