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March 2007
Home Energy;2007 Special Issue, p44
Trade Publication
The article focuses on technologies used in energy development for residential consumption in the U.S. The four hindrances in realizing large incremental energy savings in domestic consumption are provided. The various examples of technologies whose incremental energy savings contributions in high performance homes may be limited are also presented. Among the technologies being developed is solar light pipes, which is an example of a technology whose energy output does not match residential energy input needs.


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