Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings: All New Listings of the Most Efficient Products You Can Buy

Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings: All New Listings of the Most Efficient Products You Can Buy

by Alex Wilson, John Morrill, Jennifer Thorne, Council For American
     
 

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Alex Wilson, Jennifer Thorne and John Morrill Energy efficiency pays. For over a decade, the Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings has helped people who care about their budgets and about the environment to find energy-saving products. Inside this new, 8th edition:
  • up-to-date lists of the most energy-efficiency appliances and equipment by brand name and
  • Overview

    Alex Wilson, Jennifer Thorne and John Morrill Energy efficiency pays. For over a decade, the Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings has helped people who care about their budgets and about the environment to find energy-saving products. Inside this new, 8th edition:

  • up-to-date lists of the most energy-efficiency appliances and equipment by brand name and model number
  • tips, diagrams, charts, and explanation on nearly every facet of home energy use insulation cooking windows dishwashing heating and cooling systems
  • laundry food storage lighting and much more
  • updated information on energy-efficiency equipment, appliance standards, and the latest tips for saving energy
  • expanded information on ENERGY STAR® -labeled products, including new ones such as freezers and compact refrigerators

  • PLUS
  • which investments in energy efficiency pay for themselves
  • why Energy Guide labels on appliances can be misleading
  • which energy-saving products work and which offer more hype than savings
  • how to save hundreds of dollars by replacing your least efficient appliances and buttoning up your house

  • Join the millions of consumers who are saving money while saving the earth. Reduce your energy bills and make a positive impact on national security, the economy, and the environment.

    Editorial Reviews

    From the Publisher
    "Not only does the Guide rate the brand of major home appliances and fixtures for energy efficiency, it also shows how to insulate, landscape and maintain your home in the manner that will make your wallet and your planet greener."
    --E Magazine

    "This book could have easily been titled The Encyclopedia of Home Energy Savings. It's the most comprehensive resource to home energy savings that I've seen. Every homeowner and environmentally conscious (or utility paying) renter should have a copy."
    --Green Living

    "Must reading for homeowners in the market for new appliances…contains a wealth of information on how to make the appliances you own now work more efficiently. The advice here will also save you hundreds of dollars a year in energy costs."
    --Better Homes and Gardens

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780918249463
    Publisher:
    American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
    Publication date:
    11/01/2003
    Edition description:
    New 8th Edition
    Pages:
    245
    Product dimensions:
    5.50(w) x 8.35(h) x 0.60(d)

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