Author Archives: Stephanie Basalyga

The fine art of fighting fraud (access required)

Tiffany Couch still remembers the woman who showed up at her door 20 years ago. The woman, who drove a Jaguar and wore designer clothes, was planning to file for divorce from her husband and wanted Couch to use her ...

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A better water heater for the Northwest (access required)

While Northwest residents pride themselves on their efforts to live sustainably, one of the biggest foils to those claims can be found in 55 percent of Northwest homes, where electric water heaters are installed. The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance estimates ...

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