Deep Energy Retrofits Accomplish More Than Improved Efficiency

Deep Energy Retrofits Accomplish More Than Improved Efficiency

Adding insulation to an older home improves its energy conservation and provides greater comfort. By Anne Surchin, Southampton Press, July 13, 2022 While looking for a good definition of a deep energy retrofit (DER) I started to feel a little like Alice in Wonderland,...
Yellowstone floods reveal forecasting flaws in warming world

Yellowstone floods reveal forecasting flaws in warming world

By Matthew Brown And Amy Beth Hanson, AP, July 7, 2022 A house sits in Rock Creek after floodwaters washed away a road and a bridge in Red Lodge, Mont., on June 15, 2022. As cleanup from historic floods at Yellowstone National Park grinds on, climate experts and...
A CONNECTION REVOLUTION IS CHANGING ARCHITECTURE

A CONNECTION REVOLUTION IS CHANGING ARCHITECTURE

Yale School of Architecture grad students watch as a roof panel held by a crane is positioned at a Jim Vlock Building Project for Columbus House on Adeline Street in New Haven, Conn. on August 8, 2017.Photo: Arnold Gold/Hearst Connecticut Media By Duo Dickinson, CT...
here’s how the government wants to disaster-proof your home

here’s how the government wants to disaster-proof your home

By Freida Frisaro, AP News, June 1, 2022 National Park Service, via AP, File On this first day of the Atlantic hurricane season, federal officials are launching a new initiative to modernize building codes so that communities can be more resilient to hurricanes,...