Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
As an industry we are getting used to these virtual meetings, though we miss seeing each other in person and sharing a cold beer or soda; taking a walk in an interesting city; finding new restaurants; bagel breaks; meeting interesting new…
Aug 14
Building Performance Journal posted blog posts
Aug 11
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
Join Keith Aldridge, BPA Chief Strategy Officer, for an informal conversation on how to navigate the “new normal,” and work safely in the COVID-19 environment. Hear from other contractors working in the home and building performance industry. Join…
Jul 29
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
The Energy Efficiency Day website was created by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), Advanced Energy Economy, Alliance to Save Energy, Natural Resources Defense Council, the Regional Energy Efficiency Organizations and many…
Jul 23
Building Performance Journal replied to Diane Chojnowski's discussion Inside Clean Energy: California’s move toward all-electric buildings just gained a ton of momentum
"Thanks Diane for sharing this post. Sometimes California leaps ahead with initiatives such as the decarbonization push. Also, I also find InsideClimateNews a great resource for thoughful, timely articles."
Jul 9
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has been taking a close look at the health defcit between Black, brown, and Native American peoples, compared to white Amercians. As advocates of energy efficiency, it is a short step to…
Jun 30
Building Performance Journal posted a discussion
The Building Performance Journal continues to serve as a platform for the professionals in our community, sharing best practices, “oops” moments, and the wisdom that comes with experience. Not everyone is a professional writer, but that is certainly…
Jun 17
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
We're proud to be a publication of the Building Performance Association (BPA) and we've been reminded of that again as they've released an official statement on racial injustice today. We stand by every word. And we're honored to be part of a…
Jun 3
Building Performance Journal replied to Jim Gunshinan's discussion Returning to Church
"Thanks Diane, I'll pass this on to our committee."
May 27
Building Performance Journal replied to Jim Gunshinan's discussion Returning to Church
"Yes, you can say there is too much missing information. I'll dig for some details.
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May 26
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
Have you returned to working in the field?
As the info (constantly) evolves, Santa Fe Community College’s EnergySmart Academy presents a four-hour online course that has spread nationwide as—dare we say—the course to take to prepare home performance…
May 22
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
In an earlier post, “Notes from the Field During a Pandemic”, we heard from an HVAC company and its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. With stay-at-home orders in effect all across the country, it is both a challenge and an opportunity to create new…
May 22
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
During the worldwide pandemic that is challenging families, governments, and businesses of every kind, we are learning new and surprising ways to cope, and even thrive.
The home performance industry, along with restaurants, and others are…
May 21
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
This is the end of Day 10 and the final recap of the National Home Performance Virtual Conference. But you are not alone! The Building Performance Association will continue to connect with you and support you through the recorded live sessions…
May 8
Building Performance Journal posted a blog post
You could say that this morning’s discussion with Joe Medosch of Hayward Score in Hayward, California and Kevin Kennedy of Children’s Mercy Kansas City (Missouri), was about “If you have the right tools you can do anything.” Only, you would need to…
May 7
Building Performance Journal posted blog posts
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