Review of Energy-Efficient New Homes Programs in the Southwest

Date Published: January 1, 2006

Document Type: Report

Authors

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Author Names:

Geller, Howard; Kinney, Larry; Schlegel, Jeff

Abstract

This report reviews state and utility programs aimed at stimulating the construction of highly energy-efficient new homes in the states of Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, and Utah. The programs include a wide range of approaches including technical assistance and training, financial incentives, home energy ratings, labeling, and performance guarantees. This report contains descriptive information as well as program results where available, along with contact information for those interested in more information.

Efficiency Topics

Evaluation