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More Energy Myths

Energy-saving tips that you can safely ignore

Posted on Nov 11 2011 by Martin Holladay

Energy myths are persistent, in spite of the fact that energy experts spend a good deal of time performing debunking duty. Many energy experts collect misguided energy-saving tips as a hobby, and pick the myths apart with the dedication of an 18th-century amateur scientist.

In a previous blog, I presented my own list of ten energy myths.


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  1. Mark Florence

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‘Walls Need to Breathe’ and 9 Other Green Building Myths

The Energy Nerd plays Whack-a-Mole with some common misunderstandings in home building

Posted on Aug 20 2010 by Martin Holladay

Just for fun, I’ve rounded up ten oft-repeated statements that are either half-truths or outright falsehoods. I’m sure some readers will disagree with my conclusions; if you’re one of them, don’t hesitate to post a comment.


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  1. Daniel Morrison
  2. Wally Gobetz

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