Creating Energy Efficient Buildings

Course Outline

Energy efficiency means a stronger economy, a cleaner environment, and greater energy independence for America. This course provides tips and ideas on how to reduce your utility bill while maintaining a desired comfort level in your home. Although the course materials are tailored for residential homes, many of the energy-saving tips and ideas discussed in this course are applicable to office and commercial environments, which include sealing air leaks, properly insulating a house, selecting energy-efficient appliances and replacing incandescent or fluorescent bulbs with LED bulbs.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the student will: