Ovidiu Voicu

Ovidiu Voicu

Americans Want Energy Efficiency, but Will Congress Listen?

Not only do Americans overwhelmingly want energy-saving products – and energy efficiency to be part of our national energy solution – a new national survey shows the majority are more likely to support a member of Congress who voted for energy … Continue reading

10 ways to boost your home’s energy efficiency

Start with a home energy audit. If you’re serious about saving energy, you’ll want to do a home energy audit to see where you can best make changes. Insulate. According to the Department of Energy, improving insulation and sealing leaks … Continue reading

What causes ice dams?

What causes ice dams?

Short answer: Roof ice and ice dams result from the escape of heat into the attic or roof space This heat builds up and eventually melts snow on the roof, which, as described above runs to the cold edge of … Continue reading

Renters need to be part of energy homeDR

If renter-occupied housing were aggressively outfitted with available energy conservation measures — everything from insulation to energy-saving windows, heating systems and appliances — the benefits would be many. Families would spend less of their limited funds on electricity and natural … Continue reading

We shouldn’t HomeDR

We shouldn’t view energy-efficiency measures solely as money savers, but as part of a process of achieving the home we want. We all know energy efficiency at home makes sense – the goal of lower bills is compelling. But myths and … Continue reading