ERIC Number: ED180800
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Home Energy Conservation Primer.
DeLuca, V. William; And Others
This guide was prepared to support a program of training for community specialists in contemporary and practical techniques of home energy conservation. It is designed to assist professionals in efficient operation of energy conservation programs and to provide ideas for expanding education operations. Eight major sections are presented: (1) Energy in Perspective; (2) Heat Transfer; (3) Weatherization; (4) Heating Systems; (5) Energy and Home Appliances; (6) Energy Efficient Design; (7) Energy in the Apartment; and (8) Energy in the Mobile Home. Each section contains subsections with discussions pertinent to the section topic. Graphs and figures supplement discussions. Primer study guides and a bibliography conclude the document. (Author/RE)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Building Design, Community Education, Energy, Energy Conservation, Fuel Consumption, Heating, Home Economics, Home Management, Nonformal Education
Primer, Technology Education Research and Resource Center, West Virginia Univ., 2929 University Ave., Morgantown, WV 26506 (limited number available from $8.50)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: West Virginia Univ., Morgantown. Dept. of Technology Education.