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Residential Energy: Cost Savings and Comfort 6th

Residential Energy: Cost Savings and Comfort for Existing Buildings, Sixth Edition

By John Krigger

Packed full of new information on energy consumption, analyzing energy costs, and other energy-auditing information!

Price: $99.95
Product Code/ISBN: 9781880120231
Year: 2013
Binding: Softcover     Page Count: 320
Publisher: Saturn Resource Management, Inc.


This is the best book available on home energy conservation. It introduces readers to a home's energy-related components and explains all the important possibilities for energy conservation. Readers will learn that effective energy conservation requires a whole-house approach that addresses the biggest energy wasters first.

Residential Energy is an essential reference manual for:

  • Home energy raters
  • Energy auditors
  • Weatherization technicians
  • Carpenters
  • Heating and air-conditioning specialists
  • Insulation contractors
  • Plumbers
  • Electricians
  • Home-improvement enthusiasts

This book includes nearly 400 illustrations, charts, and tables. The included compact disc contains a complete copy of the book with clickable cross-references, bookmarks, and searchable index. It is an important reference tool that should be in every energy specialist's library.

This edition of Residential Energy has been updated the content to reflect the evolving best practices for the diagnosis, retrofit, maintenance, and energy management of residential buildings. Written with a "simple measures are the most effective" approach, this new edition marks Residential Energy's maturation into the one complete reference book on energy efficiency for residential buildings.