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Home energy

your best options for solar heating and cooling, wood, wind, and photovoltaics

by D. S. Halacy

  • 247 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Rodale Press in Emmaus, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dwellings -- Heating and ventilation.,
  • Dwellings -- Air conditioning.,
  • Renewable energy sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Dan Halacy ; edited by Carol Hupping ; illustration, Frank Fretz, Brian Swisher ; editorial assistance, Cheryl Winters Tetreau ... [et al.].
    ContributionsHupping, Carol.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH7226 .H35 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3182105M
    ISBN 10087857493X
    LC Control Number83024778
    OCLC/WorldCa10208430

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      Today's show is going to teach you 6 things you need to implement in your home, to avoid dirty energy. So many people fail to pay attention to the details in their home, but energy doesn't lie. Get these 6 things wrong and it will deflect the opportunities you attract, trigger your nervous system and it could cause you an inability to speak up/5(62). Home Performance with ENERGY STAR offers "whole house” solutions to reduce both your energy costs and carbon footprint. Installing energy efficient upgrades in your home can save you up to 30% on energy costs and increase the comfort, safety, and durability of your home. Home Performance will help resolve indoor air quality problems in your home.

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