Program could save homeowners 20 percent on solar power
Proposed three-year pilot would allot $5 million for homes 300 sf or less
The world’s leading trade show for architecture, materials and systems will be held in Munich, Germany, from Jan. 19 - 24, 2015.
Land use and management will also be a focus to improve efficiency and productivity.
Bringing state codes up to 2015 ICC standards would simplify interstate development.
Implementation of the system could cut installation costs of solar electricity more than half by 2020.
New residences must be built to one of three recognized green standards.
Homeowners in Trilogy Redmond Ridge development are complaining of improper roof flashing, poor sealing.
With a better idea of when they could be penalized for lending to unqualified applicants, banks should ease credit requirements.
New York-based study evaluates benefits of thermal insulation and cool roofing in northern climates.