Tag: Energy Star

A Greener New Year

The age old question always comes around at the beginning of every New Year and it comes in many different forms. What will I do this year to make it better than the last? What do I want to do to make my life better? What will I do to change my look, lifestyle, attitude,… Read more »

Construction Update from Tellico Lake

Remember back in June when framing was just beginning at an EEA-designed house on Tellico Lake? It was beautiful weather for a site visit this week, so we took advantage. Here is a view of the house as it looks from the driveway, and some views out from the breakfast room and the kitchen porch.… Read more »

Construction Update from Tellico Lake

Framing has begun at an EEA-designed house with fantastic views of Tellico Lake.  The curved room jutting out farthest in the image below will be a breakfast room with panoramic lake views and ample morning sunlight. The house is projected to achieve a HERS score of 50, meaning it will be 50% more energy efficient… Read more »

Measuring Your Building’s Energy Performance

We recently utilized an Energy Star tool called Portfolio Manager to determine that our office space is 43% more energy efficient than the national average! It is easy to use and can help you determine where your building stands. Portfolio Manager can help you… Manage Energy and Water Consumption Rate Building Energy Performance Estimate Your… Read more »