U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Sites
- Building Energy Code ProgramA DOE Program to develop compliance tools and training materials, providing information, and offering technical assistance on building energy codes. Their site contains model energy codes, code compliance materials, contacts, and training information.
- Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)EERE is a gateway to hundreds of web sites and thousands of online documents on energy efficiency and renewable energy.
- Building Technology, State and Community Programs (BTS)This site is part of EREN. It deals specifically with building science, technology and DOE programs. It also quickly gets you to building energy audit tools, and a how-to guide on energy efficient retrofits and new construction techniques.
- Efficient Windows CollaborativeThe Efficient Window Collaborative (EWC) sponsors this web site with support from DOEs Windows and Glazing Program. This site provides unbiased information on the benefits of energy efficient windows with recommendations for their selection and use.
- Energy Information Administration (EIA)EIA is an independent statistical and analytical agency within the U.S. DOE. The site includes downloadable reports on all types of buildings and facilities plus status reports on utility restructuring.
- Lawrence Berkeley Lab - Home Energy Saver
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)
- Energy Star Products and Programs The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U. S. DOE are promoting the purchase of energy-efficient appliances and equipment by awarding the Energy Star label. Their site includes program descriptions, lists of qualifying products and manufactures, news and updates.