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Saving with Energy Star-labeled roof products.

Saving with Energy Star-labeled roof products.

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in [Washington, DC] (401 M. St., SW, Washington 20460) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roofing -- United States,
  • Building materials -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSaving with Energy Star labeled roof products.
    ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (7 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17578354M
    OCLC/WorldCa40967441

    A complete guide to energy self-sufficiency at home A Zero Energy Home (ZEH) — a home that produces as much energy as it consumes — is an idea whose time has come! Authors David Johnston and Scott Gibson (Green from the Ground Up) explore the design and . ENERGY STAR labeled office equipment is widely available: it provides users with dramatic savings, as much as 90% savings for some products. Overall, ENERGY STAR labeled office products use about.

    Crescent Real Estate Equities LLC, Fort Worth, TX, which also utilizes VFDs among its energy-saving product choices, has recently taken a portfolio-wide energy-savings initiative that includes replacing outdated lighting fixtures with T8, T5, and LED technology. Crescent has also begun upgrading and replacing plumbing fixtures and fittings with. The Africa energy Efficiency guide is your indispensable tool to saving energy in your home and reducing your cost of doing business in Uganda. Energy Efficiency (EE) is an inescapable part of the solution to Africa’s sustainable development; its improvements can result in cost-effective ways that can contribute to economic and social.

    The ENERGY STAR program was established by EPA in , under the authority of the Clean Air Act Section (g). EPA ensures that ENERGY STAR provides the trusted information critical to an efficient private market—information that American businesses and consumers rely on every day. Find ENERGY STAR products and standards at Home Office Tips • Selecting energy-efficient office equipment and turning off machines when they are not in use can result in significant energy savings. • Using an ENERGY STAR-labeled computer can save 30%% energy than comput-ers without this designation, depending on usage.


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Saving with Energy Star-labeled roof products Download PDF EPUB FB2

ENERGY STAR certified roof products reflect more of the sun's rays. This can lower roof surface temperature by up to 50F, decreasing the amount of heat transferred into a building.

ENERGY STAR certified roof products can help reduce the amount of air conditioning needed in buildings, and can reduce peak cooling demand by percent. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Saving with Energy Star-labeled roof products. [Washington, DC] ( M. St., SW, Washington ): U.S.

Environmental. Lighting products that have earned the ENERGY STAR deliver exceptional features, while using less energy. Saving energy helps you save money on utility bills and protect the environment by reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the fight against climate change.

Energy Star Roofing: What it is and why it matters to you Energy Star is a label given to material that has qualified for an Energy Star rating. In roofing, this rating is given to products that save a measurable amount of energy, which in turn saves consumers money on their energy bills.

Homeowners may qualify for a Federal Tax Credit for installing CertainTeed ENERGY STAR® qualified roofing products. Summary of Tax Credit Under the Bipartisan Budget Act of which was signed in Februarya number of tax credits for residential energy efficiency that had expired at the end of were renewed.

What types of roof products will carry the ENERGY STAR label. ENERGY STAR roof specifications are not restricted to any particular type of roof produc ENERGY STAR expects that, at least initially, metal, single-ply membrane, and roof coat will be most widely represented.

Why is ENERGY STAR interested in increasing the reflective roofing market. Ninety percent of the energy in the United States. When it comes time for a new roof, looking for products that have the government’s Energy Star Label can save you money in energy government created the Energy Star program to encourage the use of the energy efficient products.

On the Energy Star website, you can find products that qualify for the rating as well as if there are any roof rebates available.

Tips for Saving Energy. water heater, windows, or doors, choose products that have a high Energy Star efficiency rating. (For windows, at a minimum, make sure you choose double-paned glass.) look for products that are labeled as “low-mercury.” And whatever type of bulb you choose, look for Energy Star labeled options.

If you are. Keep in mind that ENERGY STAR labeled roof products can help save money by reflecting more of the sun’s energy back to the atmosphere, thereby keeping your building cooler and reducing your air conditioning bills.

Therefore, you’ll receive the most benefit. Energy Saving Levels for Energy Star Products. Energy Star is a project that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy jointly administer. Following stringent energy. The overall energy performance of the building "envelope," or the U-factors of its components, must meet strict minimal values in order for a construction permit to be granted.

One of the traditional ways to meet energy efficiency requirements while still designing bright, airy buildings is to use ENERGY STAR qualified products. Drexel Metals Inc. is promoting its 34 Energy Star-labeled cool metal roofing products. The selection of these energy-saving roofing materials includes a wide variety of steep-slope and low-slope possibilities with a full palette of popular colors and mill finish surfaces.

The energy-efficient products are designed to integrate and save more money than with separately designed systems, saving money from the day they are installed. The system can be installed from the bottom side, freeing up erectors to concentrate more on erecting steel than installing insulation.

The Washington, D.C.-based U.S. EPA estimates that an ENERGY STAR®-labeled roof can lower roof temperature by as much as degrees F. To date, more than 60 percent of the products listed on the ENERGY STAR-labeled directory are metal roofing products or. marks the 20th anniversary of the ENERGY STAR program launched in “American families and businesses have saved a total of nearly $ billion on utility bills and prevented more than billion metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions with help from ENERGY STAR.” About ENERGY STAR ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Starting this fall, computer lovers have a new way to get their hands on the most innovative products on the market—while saving energy, saving money and protecting the climate. In August, EPA’s ENERGY STAR program expanded its coverage of computer products and now labels slate and tablet devices, two-in-one computers, and portable all-in-ones.

Filed under: Building materials Materials of Engineering Construction: Civil Engineering 8 (UC extension correspondence course in 30 assignments; ), by Clement T. Wiskocil multiple formats at ENERGY STAR ® is a joint program of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE).

Its goal is to help consumers, businesses, and industry save money and protect the environment through the adoption of energy-efficient products and practices.

About 25 percent of manufacturers of commercial roofing products sell these materials. The ENERGY STAR website provides a roofing comparison calculator to help building owners estimate how much energy and money can be saved by installing an ENERGY STAR–labeled roof product.

Tip #1 Insulate your home properly for all seasons. Why: Up to 20% of your home's heating can be lost through the ceiling. By adding insulation, sealing air-leaks and choosing ENERGY STAR labeled windows for your home, you can improve comfort and reduce heating and cooling costs year-round.

Tip #2 Turn your thermostat down during winter months and up during summer months%. Find ENERGY STAR products and standards. Home Office Tips. Selecting energy-efficient office equipment and turning off machines when they are not in use can result in significant energy savings. Using an ENERGY STAR-labeled computer can save 30%% energy than computers without this designation, depending on usage.

Under the Energy Saving Trust Recommended scheme, only products that meet strict criteria on energy efficiency can carry the label. For example, only fridges which are A + can be certified, and the washing machines on the scheme must be AAA—that is A for energy, A .Saving Energy, Saving Money IN THIS ISSUE 5 Surprising Ways You’re Saving Energy Warm Up To Radiant four-pack of ENERGY STAR®-labeled CFLs for $ “That’s • Porches and roof overhangs that create shade and buffer heat loss or gain.