EnergySavvy

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One stop shop for homeowners wishing to increase their home's efficiency. Homeowners can use an online energy calculator to rate their home's current efficiency, search for relevant rebates and tax credits, and choose from a list of pre-screened home energy contractors in their area. They can also discuss home energy topics and get expert answers to home efficiency questions. Screen Shots

Keywords

efficiency calculation, energy rebates, home contractor search

Validation/Testing

N/A

Expertise Required

None

Users

U.S, thousands of Users

Audience

The tool is directed toward homeowners who want to remodel their homes.

Input

Basic questions about home characteristics (windows, foundation, lighting, appliances, heat, etc.)

Output

The energy calculation is presented in a preformatted report that includes the home efficiency score, estimated 3-year savings, and suggested courses of action to improve efficiency.

Computer Platform

Our tool is Web-based and will run on any computer that has Internet capability.

Programming Language

Python

Strengths

EnergySavvy provides efficiency calculations with few inputs. It also allows users to investigate their home's efficiency, find a contractor, and perform an energy audit.

Weaknesses

EnergySavvy does not include information about home remodeling materials.

Contact

Company:

EnergySavvy.com

Address:

United States

E-mail:

contact+ee@energysavvy.com

Website:

http://www.EnergySavvy.com

Availability

All features of the site are free to use.