ERIC Number: ED146042
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Reference Count: 0
In the Bank...Or Up the Chimney? A Dollars and Cents Guide to Energy-Saving Home Improvements.
Ackerman, Allan D.; And Others
This book is designed to answer energy conservation questions about the home. It explains what energy conservation procedures are most efficient and under what conditions. Means for estimating the financial cost of these energy-saving home improvements are included. The book is divided into four parts: (1) A quick look at your home; (2) A closer look at your home; (3) How to do it; and (4) More...on how to save heating and cooling energy. The book has numerous illustrations that help the reader make decisions and follow directions. An energy checklist that includes financial aspects of weatherizing homes is included. (MA)
Descriptors: Climate Control, Conservation Education, Consumer Science, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Family Environment, Fuel Consumption, Guides, Instructional Materials, Natural Resources
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number (023-000-00297-3, $1.70)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of Policy Development and Research.
Authoring Institution: Abt Associates, Inc., Cambridge, MA.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to numerous colored print, shaded charts and graphs