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Below are 50 results of the Related Publications of 'Energy Saver: Tips on Saving Money & Energy at Home'. The publications are available as Adobe Acrobat PDFs. Download Adobe Reader.

1. Product Thumbnail ImagePower to the Plug: An Introduction to Energy, Electricity, Consumption and Efficiency
The NEED Project and the U.S. Department of Energy have collaborated to bring you this educational four-page guide to energy, electricity, consumption and efficiency. It includes, on the last page, a   Details Bookmark & Share
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2. Energy Savings Potential and RD&D Opportunities for Non-Vapor-Compression HVAC Technologies
While vapor-compression technologies have served heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) needs very effectively, and have been the dominant HVAC technology for close to 100 years, the conven  Details Bookmark & Share
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3. Windows and Building Envelope Research and Development: A Roadmap for Emerging Technologies
This Building Technologies Office (BTO) Research and Development (R&D) Roadmap identifies priority windows and building envelope R&D areas of interest. Cost and performance targets are identified for   Details Bookmark & Share
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4. Market Assessment and Commercialization Strategy for the Radial Sandia Cooler
This market assessment and commercialization report characterizes and assesses the market potential of the rotating heat exchanger technology developed at Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), known as   Details Bookmark & Share
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5. Energy Savings Potential and Opportunities for High-Efficiency Electric Motors in Residential and Commercial Equipment
This report describes the current state of motor technology and estimates opportunities for energy savings through application of more advanced technologies in a variety of residential and commercial   Details Bookmark & Share
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6. Guide to Home Insulation
How to use insulation to make your home more comfortable and energy efficient, and reduce heating and cooling bills.  Details Bookmark & Share
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7. Guide to Air Sealing
Air sealing is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve the comfort and energy efficiency of your home. Hire a certified professional contractor for best results.  Details Bookmark & Share
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8. Guide to Cool Roofs
Traditional dark-colored roofing materials absorb sunlight, making them warm in the sun and increasing the need for air conditioning. White or special "cool color" roofs absorb less sunlight, stay co  Details Bookmark & Share
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9. Guide to Geothermal Heat Pumps
Geothermal heat pumps, also known as ground source heat pumps, geoexchange, water-source, earth-coupled, and earth energy heat pumps, take advantage of this resource and represent one of the most eff  Details Bookmark & Share
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10. Guide to Home Energy Assessments
A proper home energy assessment (also called a home energy audit) will tell you how much energy you use in your house, the most cost-effective measures you can take to improve the energy efficiency of  Details Bookmark & Share
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11. Energy Empowers Fact Sheet -- West Virginia version
A revamped version of the Energy Empowers original fact sheet with only West Virginia weatherization stories on the reverse side.  Details Bookmark & Share
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12. Guide to Durable Attics
This fact sheet provides information on how to prevent moisture, properly insulate, and provide adequate ventilation in your attic.  Details Bookmark & Share
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13. Guide to Home Heating and Cooling
Get the most out of your heating and cooling systems, including types, how to choose, and performing maintenance.   Details Bookmark & Share
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14. Guide to Home Landscaping
How to use simple landscaping methods to create shade in the summer, or block wind in the winter, to help cut heating and cooling bills.  Details Bookmark & Share
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15. Guide to Kitchen Appliances
This fact sheet tells you how to buy and maintain energy-efficient kitchen appliances, including refrigerators, freezers, and dishwashers, to save energy and money.  Details Bookmark & Share
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16. Product Thumbnail ImageEnergy Empowers Fact Sheet
This fact sheet provides information about the Energy Empowers clean energy newswire, including a couple of stories on the reverse side.  Details Bookmark & Share
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17. Guide to Renewable Energy
Provides information on installing geothermal heat pumps, solar systems, and wind turbines to save energy and utility costs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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18. Guide to Energy-Efficient Lighting
A fact sheet from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: Lighting accounts for about 15% of an average home’s electricity use, so it pays to make energy-effi  Details Bookmark & Share
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19. Guide to Home Ventilation
A fact sheet from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: Ventilation refers to the exchange of indoor and outdoor air. Without proper ventilation, an otherwi  Details Bookmark & Share
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20. Guide to Energy-Efficient Windows
This factsheet provides information on increasing the energy efficiency of windows in your home.  Details Bookmark & Share
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21. Guide to Home Water Efficiency
A fact sheet from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: A water-efficient home helps you minimize your water use, harness water for reuse, conserve energy,   Details Bookmark & Share
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22. Multi-Year Program Plan - Building Regulatory Programs
This document presents DOE’s multi-year plan for the three components of the Buildings Regulatory Program: Appliance and Equipment Efficiency Standards, ENERGY STAR, and the Building Energy Codes Prog  Details Bookmark & Share
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23. Guide to Passive Solar Home Design
Passive solar design incorporates features in your home and its natural surroundings that harness the sun's low rays in winter and deflect the sun's high rays in the summer.  Details Bookmark & Share
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24. Guide to Small Wind Energy Systems
Wind is one of the great renewable energy resources on the planet because it is in limitless supply. Using wind energy to generate electricity can have environmental benefits.  Details Bookmark & Share
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25. Vehicle Technologies Program - Jobs in Advanced Vehicle Technologies (Green Jobs)
Transformation of the U.S. transportation sector will secure existing jobs and create new opportunities.  Details Bookmark & Share
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26. Advanced Air Distribution Strategies Improve Performance of Palm Harbor Homes: Building America System Fact Sheet
Palm Harbor Homes and Building America’s Industrialized Housing Partnership have teamed together to develop air-distribution and duct-sealing strategies that reduce energy use and increase comfort.  Details Bookmark & Share
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27. Better Duct Systems for Home Heating and Cooling; Building Technologies Program (Brochure)
Duct systems used in forced-air space-conditioning systems are a vital element in home energy efficiency. How well a system works makes a big difference in the cost and the effectiveness of heating an  Details Bookmark & Share
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28. Are LED Replacement Lamps Ready?
The October 2008 LED Watch column from LD+A Magazine on LED replacement lamps.  Details Bookmark & Share
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29. Errata: Refrigerated Display Case Energy Savings Estimates
This document corrects certain values and figures given in the September 2008 version of “Energy Savings Estimates of Light Emitting Diodes in Niche Lighting Applications.”  Details Bookmark & Share
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30. Energy-Efficient Appliances: Office of Building Technology, State and Community Programs (BTS) Technology Fact Sheet
Fact sheet for homeowners and contractors that explains the energy savings potential of efficient appliances, how to purchase them, and how to maintain them.  Details Bookmark & Share
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31. Combustion Equipment Safety
Provide Safe Installation for Combustion Appliances; BTS Technology Fact Sheet  Details Bookmark & Share
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32. Heating and Cooling Equipment Selection. Office of Building Technology, State and Community Programs (BTS) Technology Fact Sheet
This fact sheet helps people choose the correct equipment for heating and cooling to reduce initial costs, increase homeowner comfort, increase operating efficiency, and greatly reduce utility costs.  Details Bookmark & Share
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33. Systems Engineering Saves Energy in Southwest, Pulte Homes--Tucson, Arizona
Houses being built in Tucson, Arizona, by Pulte Homes are part of the U.S. Department of Energy Building America program. These homes reduce electric air-conditioning bill and gas-heating bills by 30-  Details Bookmark & Share
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34. The Technical Potential of Solar Water Heating to Reduce Fossil Fuel Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the United States
Use of solar water heating (SWH) in the United States grew significantly in the late 1970s and early 1980s, as a result of increasing energy prices and generous tax credits. Since 1985, however, expir  Details Bookmark & Share
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35. Building Technologies Program Complete Multi-Year Program Plan 2008
Building Technologies Program Complete Multi-Year Program Plan 2008 includes all sections - overview, research and development, standards, technology validation, portfolio management, appendices.   Details Bookmark & Share
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36. Efficient Lighting Strategies: Wise Design Choices Can Meet Lighting Needs and Save Energy. Building Technologies Program, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Fact sheet for homeowners and contractors on how to employ efficient lighting strategies in the home for comfort and safety.  Details Bookmark & Share
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37. Plant-Wide Assessment Summary: $3.6 Million in Savings Identified in AMCAST Assessment
Summary of AMCAST Industrial Corporation's plant-wide assessment to identify energy and cost saving opportunities at the corporation's facility in Wapakoneta, Ohio.   Details Bookmark & Share
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38. Geothermal Heat Pumps are Scoring High Marks
Geothermal Energy Program Office of Geothermal and Wind Technologies Geothermal Heat Pumps are Scoring High Marks Geothermal heat pumps, one of the clean energy technology stars Geothermal heat pumps   Details Bookmark & Share
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39. Geothermal Heat Pumps as a Cost Saving and Capital Renewable Tool
An independent evaluation of the Fort Polk, Louisiana, energy savings performance contract (ESPC) has verified the financial value of GHP-centered ESPCs to the federal government. The Department of En  Details Bookmark & Share
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40. Geothermal Heat Pumps - Using the Earth to Heat and Cool Buildings
A heat pump--like an air conditioner or refrigerator--moves heat from one place to another. In the summer, a geothermal heat pump (GHP) operating in a cooling mode lowers indoor temperatures by transf  Details Bookmark & Share
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41. Geothermal Heat Pump Owner Information Survival Kit
AN INFORMATION SURVIVAL KIT FOR THE PROSPECTIVE GEOTHERMAL HEAT PUMP OWNER Kevin Rafferty, P.E. Geo-Heat Center Oregon Institute of Technology 3201 Campus Drive Klamath Falls, OR 97601 Prepared For: U  Details Bookmark & Share
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42. Industrial Bioproducts Today and Tomorrow
Bioproducts are industrial and consumer goods manufactured wholly or in part from renewable biomass (plant-based resources). Today’s industrial bioproducts are amazingly diverse, ranging from solven  Details Bookmark & Share
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43. How many people actually see the price signal? Quantifying market failures in the end use of energy
Getting the price right" is a goal of many market-oriented energy policies. However, there are situations where the consumer paying for the energy is separate from the owner of the energy-using devic  Details Bookmark & Share
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44. Technology Specification Project: LEDs for Refrigerated Display Cases
A technology specification factsheet on LED lighting for refrigerated display cases.  Details Bookmark & Share
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45. Energy-Saving Homes, Buildings, & Manufacturing
This document highlights DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's advancements in saving energy in homes, buildings, and industrial plants.  Details Bookmark & Share
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46. Renewable Electricity Generation
This document highlights DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's advancements in renewable electricity generation technologies including solar, water, wind, and geothermal.  Details Bookmark & Share
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47. Sustainable Transportation
This document highlights DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's advancements in transportation technologies, alternative fuels, and fuel cell technologies.  Details Bookmark & Share
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48. NSIDC Data Center: Energy Reduction Strategies
The Green Data Center Project was a successful effort to significantly reduce the energy use of the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Through a full retrofit of a traditional air conditioning  Details Bookmark & Share
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49. Validation of a Hot Water Distribution Model Using Laboratory and Field Data
Characterizing the performance of hot water distribution systems is a critical step in developing best practice guidelines for the design and installation of high performance hot water systems. Devel  Details Bookmark & Share
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50. The National Opportunity for Interoperability and its Benefits for a Reliable, Robust, and Future Grid Realized Through Buildings
Today, increasing numbers of intermittent generation sources (e.g., wind and photovoltaic) and new mobile intermittent loads (e.g., electric vehicles) can significantly affect traditional utility busi  Details Bookmark & Share
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