More articles by Tara Taffera

Energy Experts Define How Glass Can Play Important Role in Achieving Energy Goals

When the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) met for its fall meeting, the keynote speaker outlined how glass can play a role in reducing our carbon output. Another speaker from the Department of Energy (DOE) talked about research funding available, … Continue reading

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Energy Experts Share Thoughts on Trends and What the Industry Really Needs

“Are you going to stand by and let competitors come in or are you going to get involved?” Those were the words of Marc LaFrance, windows technology manager on the emerging technologies team at the Department of Energy (DOE), when … Continue reading

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Quality Assurance Crucial to Insulating Glass Program

Preventing insulating glass failures, and then investigating them fully when they do occur, are key for those involved with insulating glass (IG), says Bill Lingnell of Lingnell Consulting Services and IG expert. He discussed specific ways to do this during … Continue reading

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Catching Up with Quanex: From Shortages to Surges

With the fall trade show season comes a chance to catch up with suppliers regarding the state of the industry, and although these shows moved to online venues, that didn’t stop those conversations from happening. Tara Taffera, editorial director for … Continue reading

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Associations Support Safe to Work Act

Several building and contracting associations have joined with a host of other groups across the country to support what is known as the Safe to Work Act. S. 4317 was introduced on July 27 by Senator John Cornyn, R-TX, and … Continue reading

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