Category Archives: That’s Not What I Was Thinking…

Zero Energy, For All Kinds of Reasons, and It’s Cheaper!

Those of you who have seen my presentation exhorting you to Go Zero know that there are lots of reasons to get on the path to a Zero Energy Home.  Among them: It gives you a chance to take care … Continue reading

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Zero Energy Transportation

Remember this chart from the Zero Energy Homes presentation..? With a Zero Energy Home you can take your 31% of the Vermont energy pie and completely eliminate it. What about the rest? Here’s something you can do about the transportation … Continue reading

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Ventilation – Here, There or Everywhere?

Second in a series of ,”That’s not what I was thinking…” Ventilation is fresh air for people.  Air is moved around buildings for other purposes, but I’m not talking about keeping the attic cool, or providing replacement air for a … Continue reading

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The Importance of Comfort

What would you do to use less energy?  Would you walk to the store instead of driving?  Would you hang your clothes instead of using the dryer?  Would you make a special trip up the stairs to turn off a … Continue reading

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