Key Updates about the City of Portland Home Energy Score

Key Updates about the City of Portland Home Energy Score

February 13, 2018
A regular series of timely insights from Earth Advantage
I have an area at the top of my bathroom wall where I constantly get condensation. What's the fix?

I have an area at the top of my bathroom wall where I constantly get condensation. What's the fix?

January 26, 2018
Every house has the potential for micro-climates. Learn how to combat moisture in a micro-climate.
2017 Year End Summary & Important Information about Energy Trust of Oregon's New Homes Program for 2018

2017 Year End Summary & Important Information about Energy Trust of Oregon's New Homes Program for 2018

January 26, 2018
Our 2017 statistics and important information on the Energy Trust of Oregon® New Homes program
An Earth Advantage Zero Energy Ready Community in Ashland Puts Up BIG Numbers

An Earth Advantage Zero Energy Ready Community in Ashland Puts Up BIG Numbers

January 26, 2018
A new development in Ashland pushes the envelope on sustainability.
What You Need to Know About the City of Portland Home Energy Score

What You Need to Know About the City of Portland Home Energy Score

January 26, 2018
Important information for all Earth Advantage builders
Effectively Insulating Small Wall Cavities

Effectively Insulating Small Wall Cavities

February 5, 2017
Earth Advantage inspects all areas of the thermal envelope to confirm the quality of the insulation installation. This is one of the first items on the Thermal Enclosure Checklist (TEC), which is required for all homes pursuing Earth Advantage Certification.
Earth Advantage Updates the High Performance Homes Cost Addendum

Earth Advantage Updates the High Performance Homes Cost Addendum

February 5, 2017
Earth Advantage introduced the nation's first high performance homes appraisal addendum to value the unique attributes of energy efficient and sustainable homes in 2011, with the support of Energy Trust of Oregon.  We've recently updated and improved this appraisal addendum, which is attached here and available for anyone to use.
Zero Energy Ready Cost Effective Package Research Begins

Zero Energy Ready Cost Effective Package Research Begins

February 5, 2017
Earth Advantage's Green Building Consultants and Energy Modelers are currently designing a cost effective package of energy efficiency upgrades, home design tips, and solar PV tips and specs for speculative / production builders to pursue our rigorous Zero Energy Ready home certification standard. With recent advances in heat pump technology for space heating and water heating, LED lighting, and solar PV production, Zero Energy Ready homes are now within reach for many cutting edge builders.
Boral’s Innovation Factory Brings High-Performance Materials

Boral’s Innovation Factory Brings High-Performance Materials

February 5, 2017
Boral®, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of sustainable building products and construction materials, recently opened its state-of-the-art Research and Development facility in San Antonio, Texas. The new 27,000-sq.-ft. facility supports Boral’s ongoing commitment to bring transformational solutions to market at an accelerated pace.
Sponsored Article: Cadet Manufacturing Goes Green

Sponsored Article: Cadet Manufacturing Goes Green

December 21, 2016
At Cadet, we have been manufacturing heaters for over 59 years here in the Pacific Northwest...
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