The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, Home Energy and Consumer Reports have provided an informational guide for air conditioning units. Learn how to maintain and understand air conditioners for peak performance and maximum efficiency.
In 2006, California enacted a bill to reduce gas emissions for the next 50 years, affecting everything from automobiles to home building. This white paper contains data on how this will work for California and the impact on its residents.
An energy audit is often the first step to creating a truly energy efficient home. Energy audits can be performed by professionals, but are increasingly done by homeowners with the assistance of auditing devices that operate 24/7 within the home.