Weatherization, Backup Heating Called Key to Managing Winter PeaksApril 21, 2021By John FunkBy John FunkA shift to electric heating will raise winter power demands, but utilities could mitigate spikes by improving buildings' "thermal envelopes," ACEEE said. | ShutterstockTell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month.What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here.Additional news on this topic:Electric Heating Bill Passes Wash. HouseThe Washington House passed a bill to encourage all-electric heating designs in publicly owned or leased facilities. | State of WashingtonNational Grid Explores Hydrogen for Home HeatingNational Grid is participating in research to determine how to convert existing gas networks to support hydrogen that could be used for home heating. | ShutterstockMassachusetts City Puts Energy Coach to WorkLocal leaders in Newton, Mass., created a new energy coach position to help individuals and small businesses achieve energy efficiency. | Asha IyerLeave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName*Email*WebsiteSave my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.