Green Industry LinksThis page contains helpful links to tools and calculators as well as weatherization, energy and water conservation resources. Please visit our Learning Center for helpful articles on energy and water saving tips and guides for businesses and homes.
Conservation Education Resources | Energy Efficiency | Green Building | GreenDirectories/Buying Guides | Recycling | Renewable Energy | Tools and Calculators | Water Conservation | Weatherization |
Conservation Education Resources
- HMNS Energy Conservation Club: - Energy Conservation Club brings you everything you need to learn and teach about energy and conservation.
- Homeowners Insurance.org - Tips and Guides for Homeowners - Information about dealing with disasters and home care. Special thanks to the kids of Mrs. Hughes's class for providing this link.
Energy Efficiency Links
- A Guide to Energy Efficient Home Lighting
- Appliance Engergy-Saving Tips: Discover ways to reduce energy consumption by household appliances.
- Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: Explore options for saving energy and using renewable energy at home, at work or in your community
- Energy Star
- Environmental Protection Agency
- Get Energy Active: Tips on reduing your electricity usage
- Green Energy Ohio - Energy efficiency checklist developed by the Rocky Mountain Institute towards energy savings at your home or business.
- Home energy Efficiency Links Page
- Nicor Home Service's Energy Efficiency Guidebook for Kids! Kids can do their part by telling other people about energy-saving tips. It will help to raise awareness in the community, which will make an overall impact in the long haul.
- Tankless water heaters - ECOSMART® is a privately owned manufacturing, distribution and wholesale company of electric tankless water heaters with exclusive modulating technology headquartered in Miami, FL.
- Tips on reducing your home's utility bills
- US Department of Energy
- Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP): information for weatherization practitioners and energy conservation professionals
- A Guide to Global Internet Energy Usage
Green Building Links
Green Directories/Buying Guides Links
- Southeast Green: directory of green products, organic products and green services in the Southeast.
- Earth 911: Information on what, how and where to recycle
- RecyclingCenter.org: Find recycling centers near you
Renewable Energy Links
- Marathon Renewable Energy, Inc :a certified full-service solar installation company in Marathon County, WI
- Soenso Energy: Solar Thermal, Solar PV, Small Wind Turbines
Tools and Calculators Links
- Energy Cost Calculators: These calculators allow users to enter their own input values (e.g., utility rates, hours of use, etc.) to estimate the energy cost savings from buying a more efficient product.
- Energy Cost Calculator for Compact Fluorescent Lamps: Calculate your energy savings for CFLs.
- Home Energy Saver: Do it yourself web-based energy audit tool for homes
- Home Water Audit: Calculate how water–wise you are around your home.
- Lighting Technologies Cost Calculators : Find the payback period when replacing incandescent bulbs with compact fluorescent lamps. From the U.S. Department of Energy
- Water Saving Cost Calculators: Find the lifetime energy savings of water saving technologies with varying efficiencies. From the U.S. Department of Energy.
Water Conservation Links
- ecoTransitions is a wholesaler and distributor for water saving Caroma Dual Flush toilets.
- EPA Water Sense: Resources from EPA that makes it easy to save water and protect the environment.
- Water Filters by Culligan - Specializing in water filters, water softeners, drinking water, and water treatment
- Water for Life online dedicated to pure water needs of residential, office, restaurant, and commercial customers
- Water - Use It Wisley: Water Conservation Tips and Resources
- www.advancedwaterfilters.com Find water filters, reverse osmosis systems, kitchen faucets and more at Advanced Water Filters.
- Vapor Barrier: – buyreflectiveinsulation.com provides various types of reflective barriers online that act as a radiant and vapor barrier preventing overheating and condensation. This is easy to install with the adhesive strip and affordable to buy.