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May 21, 2014
CX-012120: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Hydro Research Foundation University Research Awards - Penn State
CX(s) Applied: A9
Date: 05/21/2014
Location(s): Pennsylvania
Offices(s): Golden Field Office

November 21, 2013
EnergyPlus Boosts Building Efficiency with Help from Autodesk

Autodesk has translated EnergyPlus’ 600,000 lines of computer code into C++, one of the world’s most popular programming languages. The change increases accessibility of EnergyPlus to many more developers, who can customize their own programs to identify potential energy savings in buildings throughout the country.

August 14, 2013
Pictured here is the knee wall in Seth Budick's daughter's room. While insulating behind the knee wall, Budick and his wife took advantage of the construction and added a built-in shelf -- an improvement that increased the room's comfort and storage. | Photo courtesy of Seth Budick.
Homeowner Q&A: How I Benefitted from Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Looking to save energy and money at home? Get tips and advice from an energy-savvy homeowner.

March 21, 2013
Learn how a home energy audit is helping Seth Budick and his family save money on their energy bills, reduce their carbon footprint and make their home more comfortable. | Photo courtesy of Seth Budick.
Home Energy Audits: Making Homes More Energy Efficient and Comfortable

Highlighting how a home energy audit is helping a Philadelphia family save money on their energy bills, reduce their carbon footprint and make their home more comfortable.

February 28, 2013
<div class="field field-name-field-map-byline field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div  class="field-item odd">The Greater Philadelphia region's historic buildings and homes are among the most significant in American history, but they predate modern energy-efficient designs by centuries. In fact, some buildings have been found to leak air at a rate 10 times that of typical buildings their size. But it takes a lot to make older buildings more energy efficient and comfortable. Expensive, up-front out-of-pocket costs for energy efficiency improvements have been a barrier to reducing Greater Philadelphia buildings' energy use in the past.

To overcome this challenge, many stakeholders—from local governments to financing specialists to energy efficiency experts—have joined together with one goal in mind: improve the energy efficiency of the buildings in the Greater Philadelphia area. With $25 million in seed funding from the U.S. Department of Energy's Better Buildings Neighborhood Program, Philadelphia and the nearby counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery have created EnergyWorks, a comprehensive energy solutions program for home and commercial/industrial building owners.</div></div></div>
Philadelphia: The City of Energy Savings

To help homeowners save money and improve comfort, Philadelphia neighborhoods, nonprofits and the local government are partnering to improve the energy efficiency of the city’s homes.

December 21, 2012
Audit Report: IG-0879

Naval Reactors Information Technology System Development Efforts

November 8, 2012
NNSA Walks to Support CFC (NNSA Only)

Participate in the 2K Fun Walk to support CFC.

September 20, 2012
Clean Energy in Our Community: Allegheny College and Meadville, Pennsylvania

Allegheny College is committed to creating a local clean energy economy.

July 10, 2012
Making Efficiency a More Efficient Business

How energy efficiency professionals can make the most out of these new Better Buildings Neighborhood Program features.