Energy-wise Web Sites

Save money, conserve electricity and reduce home cooling costs with energy saving tips and ideas for your home.

By Gene And Katie Hamilton

Web Sites Worth a Visit

Want to learn how to analyze the energy use and needs of your house? Follow links to these Web sites with useful interactive tools and sound information to make your home more energy efficient any time of year.

The kid's Web site Energy Hog is an engaging cartoon with Hector and Irene, two home inspectors who take kids through the task of hog bustin' to learn how to defeat energy hogs in their house.

Find interactive tools and learn ways to improve your home's energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR in the Energy Savings at Home section at Energy Star.

The Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy has homeowner information about Energy Efficiency Upgrades, How We Use Energy in Our Buildings, Getting an Energy Evaluation, Understanding How Typical Home Energy Improvements Can Result in a Better Building and Tools and Calculators to use.