Can the roof truss, sheathing and steel roofing for new construction be included in the tax credit with a roof PV installation?
-Iowa
May. 14, 2014
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Bill Haman, P.E.
Program Manager

  The solar energy tax was established by The Energy Policy Act of 2005 under [...]

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What is the impact on overall building heating requirements when one switches from T12s or T8s to T8 LED lights?
-Non-resident
May. 9, 2014
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Xiaohui Zhou, Ph.D., P.E.
Program Manager

Lighting load is considered a type of internal load in residential and commercial building heating, [...]

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Where can I get an energy assessment for a new grain bin site?
-Iowa
May. 2, 2014
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Iowa Energy Center
Staff

Check with your utility company as many of them offer assessments. In the past, the [...]

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When should I apply to the Iowa Energy Center’s Alternate Energy Revolving Loan Program?
-Spencer, IA
May. 2, 2014
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Bill Haman, P.E.
Program Manager

For projects seeking more than $25,000 from the AERLP (total financed costs greater than $50,000), [...]

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What are the possible costs and savings in having solar pv panels installed on my home?
-Iowa
Apr. 16, 2014
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Bill Haman, P.E.
Program Manager

  The cost of installing a solar photovoltaic (PV) system on a rooftop will vary [...]

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How do I estimate energy consumption for manufacturing equipment and the HVAC requirements of a building?
-Staten Island, NY
Mar. 24, 2014
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Xiaohui Zhou, Ph.D., P.E.
Program Manager

The energy consumption for a building/manufacturing facility is highly dependent on the heating/cooling system design, [...]

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