Manufacturers Value EEBA Summit to Listen to Customers
Because of multi-step distribution systems, most manufacturers of building products don't often get to talk with the people who actually install their products.
At the 2017 Energy & Environmental Building Alliance High Performance Home Summit in Atlanta, manufacturers had the opportunity to talk with leading builders from across the country and hear first hand the challenges they face in building homes in a competitive marketplace.
Jim Shelton, vice president, Eco Products for Panasonic Eco Solutions North America, talked about the value that manufacturers receive in attending the EEBA annual conference.
This year's event used a new format of summits to give builders, manufacturers, raters, code officials and other professionals the opportunity to share tips and challenges with their peers.
The owner needed solar panels that could stand up to New England winters.
One of the key energy-efficiency strategies for the Proud Green Home of Louisville is the use of geothermal heating and cooling.
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All unit components designed to be removed in less than 10 minutes
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The system provides 100 percent heating capacity down to -5 degrees Fahrenheit, for customers in the colder climates of North America.
Though the floor plan is compact, homeowners of the Saltbox won't have to sacrifice having friends over or entertaining.
Diverse housing stock will play an important role in the neighborhood revitalization strategy.