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Energy Efficiency

Agriculture operations and farmstead residences can use technologies and techniques that reduce energy use. Find information about energy efficiency technologies, ongoing research, policies and programs.

Farm Management Online Fact Sheets   html

Colorado State University. Cooperative Extension Service.

Collects fact sheets dealing with energy and fuels under the Equipment section of this page.

Energy Conservation Action Plan   html

Environmental Protection Agency.

A listing of policy, planning, regulatory, finance and technology tools to help implement community energy conservation activities.

Farm Energy Alternatives   html

National Center for Appropriate Technology. ATTRA - National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service.

Building Technologies Program   html

DOE. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Covers topics including energy efficiency research and technologies, building guidelines, regulations, codes and standards, current news and events for homes, businesses and institutions.

Weatherization and Intergovernmental Program   html

DOE. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Information for businesses, homes, institutions, governments, Native American tribes and the transportation sector to help assess energy performance and improve weather resistance in buildings and homes.

Energy Solutions: Agricultural Technologies   html

Washington State University. Extension Energy Program.

Locate questions and answers, articles and fact sheets, case studies, events, magazines, electronic newsgroups, news, organizations, programs, reports and documents, software, standards and Web resources by agricultural topic or business type.

Agribusiness   html

Focus on Energy.

Offers information about energy savings for farms. Of particular interest are case studies, fact sheets and a farm assessment toolkit offered in the Agricultural and Rural Business Information Library. The full range of services offered is only available to Wisconsin residents.