Energy Efficient Homes: Air Conditioning
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How to Cite

Porter, Wendell A., Hyun-Jeong Lee, and Kathleen C. Ruppert. 2008. “Energy Efficient Homes: Air Conditioning: FCS3262/FY1026, 4/2008”. EDIS 2008 (4). Gainesville, FL.


FCS-3262, a 6-page fact sheet by Wendell A. Porter, Hyun-Jeong Lee, and Kathleen C. Ruppert, uses a question and answer format to answer homeowner questions about air conditioning and saving energy in the home. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Family Youth and Community Sciences and Florida Energy Extension, April 22, 2008.

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Amann, J., A. Wilson, & K. Ackerly. 2007. Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings, 9th edition. American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy: Washington, DC.

Florida Building Code. - especially Chapter 13.

Southface Energy Institute.

U.S. Department of Energy. Air Conditioning.

U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Program. Lowering Your Central Air Conditioner's Energy Use.

U.S. Department of Energy. Space Heating and Cooling.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Energy. Programmable Thermostats.

University of Florida. Energy Efficient Building Construction in Florida, SP 267, Gainesville, FL.