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Unformatted text preview: Water heating-15 to 20%-Tankless water heaters more energy efficient-insulate water pipe-Adjust the temp.-Use cold water when you can Insulation and Air Sealing-low moisture, high ventilation Landscaping-Provides shade-Controls ground temperature, building temps-Deciduous plants=> for shade in summer, light in winter-Provides a wind break-Impacts water usage Summer vs. Winter-Summer *Thermostat at 70 degrees *Use awnings and shades *ceiling fans-Winter *Set thermostat cooler *don’t heat every room What should our country do to reduce energy use?-Gov’t can tax-Subsidize energy efficiency What incentives do energy products-oil ccompanies and utilities- have to encourage reduced use of their products?-Not as much fuel or generating plants...
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This note was uploaded on 06/10/2011 for the course FANR 1100 taught by Professor Greene during the Spring '11 term at UGA.
- Spring '11