LINKS to GOVERNMENT AGENCIES & NON-PROFIT GROUPS

  • Government Agencies
    • California Energy Commission
    • US Department of Energy
      • energy.gov– Official Site of the U.S. Department of Energy specialized in the national energy security of the United States.
    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency – Energy Star Program
      • energystar.gov – Information on Energy Star, a government-backed program helping businesses and individuals protect the environment through superior energy efficiency.

 

  • Environmental Building News
    • www.BuildingGreen.com – An independent company committed to providing accurate, unbiased, and timely information designed to help building-industry professionals improve environmental performance.
    • Home Energy
      • homeenergy.org – Site for Home Energy Magazine, containing home performance information.
    • National Fenestration Rating Council
      • www.nfrc.org – A non-profit, public/private organization created by the window, door and skylight industry with the goal of providing accurate information to measure and compare the energy performance of window, door, or skylight products.
    • Building Energy Codes

 

  • Energy Related Organizations
    • Northern California Solar Energy Association
      • norcalsolar.org – An all-volunteer membership organization with the goal of making solar energy the primary choice in the 21st century.
    • California Home Energy Efficiency Rating System (CHEERS)
      • http://www.cheers.org – A California Statewide non-profit organization dedicated to promoting energy efficiency.
    • CABEC (California Association of Building Energy Consultants)
      • www.cabec.org – Official Website for the California Association of Building Energy Consultants.