Household Energy Consumption and Successful Energy EducationBehavior Choices
Two homes constructed exactly the same year, located on the same city block, concentrating on the same households, will surely have vastly different energy costs. The furnace can be exactly the same along with the water heaters carbon copies, but one household can effectively control their homes energy costs along with the other household produces an energy bill, shamefully, unmanageable.
This is around insulation levels and how well the ducts are sealed, but it’s much more about household behavior, energy education, and putting your very best self, energy-saving, foot forward. This is approximately parents passing down environmental concerns and expectations on their children and then to grandchildren. It’s about people who lived through the fantastic depression and know the benefit for reducing waste and experiencing less because that’s the sole choice.
Energy ED and Behavioral Decisions:
Behavioral decisions may be the Energy Educators’ biggest challenge when providing household energy education. It could be the biggest challenge – yet the area most abundant in potential. People are simply set-in-their-ways and making behavioral changes is often a slow and trial. How do you have a person to take a shorter shower with … READ MORE ...