Favorite links

Some of our favorite links are below. Connecticut has one of the best programs in the country and the following links are a great place to start:

Financing options in CT:

For a great link that will link to about every topic in energy efficiency is the Department of Energy's website at:

For information about current Federal rebates for Renewable energy and Energy Efficiency: http://www.energysavers.gov/financial/70010.html

Insulation info: http://www.energysavers.gov/your_home/insulation_airsealing/index.cfm/mytopic=11320

Solar information: http://www.energy.gov/energysources/solar.htm

Geothermal information: http://www1.eere.energy.gov/geothermal/

Building Science.com is a great source for most questions: http://www.buildingscience.com/documents/digests/bsd-103-understanding-basements

Building programs from NHAB, NREL, DOE. ect; http://www1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/index.html

Cool energy software modeling from DOE: http://apps1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/tools_directory/subjects.cfm/pagename=subjects/pagename_menu=whole_building_analysis/pagename_submenu=retrofit_analysis

Cutting edge energy projects: http://arpa-e.energy.gov/

Home Energy Pros website: http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/

Efficiency First - national trade association: http://www.efficiencyfirst.org/about/

Radiant Barrier fact sheet from the Oak Ridge National Labs: - If your thinking about radiant barrier in CT, you really should read this! http://www.ornl.gov/sci/ees/etsd/btric/RadiantBarrier/

Insulation fact sheet from ORNL: http://www.ornl.gov/sci/roofs+walls/insulation/ins_01.html