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New Report Highlights Impact of AlabamaWISE Program on Jobs, Economy, Energy in Alabama

A report released by the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance (SEEA) yesterday highlights the impact of community energy programs in Alabama by Nexus Energy Center and Alabama Dept. of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA). Elizabeth Grimes, ADECA’s energy program manager said “Through the Alabama Wise program, Nexus Energy Center has transformed the residential retrofit market in… Continue Reading

Popular AlabamaWISE Home Energy Program Powers Past Goal by 300%

Nexus Energy Center, Huntsville mayor Tommy Battle and the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) were recognized for success in bringing energy efficiency to Alabama homes by the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance Tuesday during an Energy Huntsville meeting. Ruchi Singhal, executive director of the non-profit Nexus Energy Center, announced the AlabamaWISE program has achieved… Continue Reading

AlabamaWISE Home Energy Makeover Open House Sunday May 19

AlabamaWISE Home Energy Makeover Open House Sunday May 19

Discover what more than 750 of your neighbors already know – home remodeling with energy star saves money and is better quality. Join Kevin and Judy Street, for a home energy make-over open house in Huntsville next Sunday, May 19. Talk with local homeowners about measures they took to make their home energy efficient. Hear their… Continue Reading

What is Home Performance and AlabamaWISE?

Home Performance is a systems-based approach to design and installation of a home’s mechanical equipment and thermal components that considers the whole house and relationship between individual components to maximize efficiency, comfort and health benefits while minimizing operational costs. The major components of the whole-house system are heating, cooling, ducts, ventilation, walls, windows, doors, attic, crawl space, basement, insulation… Continue Reading