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Episode 9: Affordable Electrification

For the sake of our planet, we’ll need to “electrify everything” — including our homes.

A well lit, wooden house sits on a snowy field in the evening.
The Hudson Passive Project was the first home in New York State to achieve the Passive House standard for energy-efficiency. (Image: Flickr User BASF)
On the left: Graphic depiction of how the home scheduler could work; an app alerts the user that, to save money, the dishwasher will run later. On the right: Graphic depiction of a hypothetical resident utility bill, which shows the customer’s energy use compared against theirbudget. (Images: Sidewalk Labs)



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