Energy Conservation

In this episode, energy conservation strategies for a home are featured, including construction techniques, how one can retrofit a home to become energy efficient, rebates and tax credits for energy conservation practices, and lifestyle changes. The focus is on conservation strategies that are “low-hanging fruit,” i.e., energy conservation strategies that are cost-effective and relatively easy to do. Join Dr. Mark Hostetler as he explores options for homeowners to conserve energy and save money while doing it!

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Series Sponsors: International Paper Foundation, Southern Agriculture Research and Education Group (USDA), Progress Energy, Renewable Resources Extension Act, and Gainesville Regional Utilities.

Episode Resources

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy--U.S. Department of Energy