This white paper highlights the EPA's national Change the World, Start with Energy Star campaign. Learn more about products that have earned the Energy Star label and energy savings practices that can help reduce your energy bill, improve comfort, and protect the environment.
Green housing is sustainable to its environment, durable and healthy for occupants and environment. The Mainestream Green Housing primer grew out of MaineHousing's Mainestream Green Home Design Contest.
Designing green homes can be confusing, from understanding finances to choosing materials and design layouts/blueprints. Get step-by-step instructions and helpful checklists to make your green home dreams a reality.
Poorly ventilated homes may cause health risks, while homes with high infiltration rates may experience signifanct energy costs as well as allow contamined air to enter from polluted areas of the home.
Energy-efficient ground-souce heating pumps, space conditioning systems that provide reversible refrigeration cycles that are geothermal, can offer environmental benefits. Learn more about these systems.