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    Cozy factor up, carbon footprint zero

    Heat pumps conjure warmth from sub-zero air

    By Becca Tucker

    Michael Helme carries a tray upstairs with two cups of tea and assorted nuts, to the coziest room in the house. This spare bedroom used to be known as “The Chaos.” Its door tended to stay shut in the winter, and Helme and his wife, Xiaotong Gong, started...

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