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Energy-saving homes

Suzanne B. Badenhop

Energy-saving homes

a checklist

by Suzanne B. Badenhop

  • 90 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Oregon State University Extension Service in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dwellings -- Energy consumption.,
  • Dwellings -- Energy conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Suzanne B. Badenhop and Hugh J. Hansen.
    SeriesEC / Oregon State University Extension Service -- 865., Extension circular (Oregon State University. Extension Service) -- 865.
    ContributionsHansen, Hugh J., Oregon State University. Extension Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18208417M

      Sample Essay on Importance of Saving Energy Posted on October 2, July 6, by Royal52 In this era, the energy is an essential component without which we cannot imagine living or performing any of the tasks.   Immediately, many people assume new windows, insulation and energy saving appliances are just the thing for saving energy in an older home. The problem with this way of thinking is that the amount of money you invest in these energy saving features may not save enough money in the long run to justify their costs.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Scheller, William. Energy-saving home improvements. Indianapolis, Ind.: H.W. Sams, © (OCoLC) American homes and apartments use 22 percent of the energy consumed in the U.S. according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Residential energy consumption increased almost four times between and One-third of American homes are at least 45 years old and many need to be remodeled with new energy-savingFile Size: 1MB.

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. A new home or apartment that has earned the ENERGY STAR label has undergone a process of inspections, testing, and verification to meet strict requirements set by the US EPA. ENERGY STAR certified homes and apartments use significantly less energy than typical new homes and apartments while delivering better comfort, quality, and durability.


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