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Insulation

  • By: Elizabeth L. Golden
  • In: Green Energy: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Energy Policy

A first step toward reducing energy consumption is to install insulation and vapor barriers in buildings, to reduce as much as possible the pass-through of heat (thermal bypass) from inside a heated building to the outside, and the pass-through of hot ...

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