The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Clearinghouse provides fact sheets, brochures, videos and publications on energy efficiency and renewable energy. Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Clearinghouse,
P.O. Box 3048,
Merrifield, VA 22116
Phone between 7am-4pm CT,
Monday-Friday. 1-800-363-3732
or for the hearing impaired call
Fax 1-703-893-0400
At this site, you can find 21 different factsheets on such topics as energy-efficient windows, solar hot water heating, loose-fill insulations, solar power and landscaping for energy efficiency. While the factsheets cover technical information, the material is presented in a down-to-earth way and contain resource lists for further information. The factsheets can be viewed as text-only documents or with graphics HTML and PDF, respectively. The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy or EERE is a gateway to energy efficiency and renewable energy information sources. Internet:

Brand New, Colorful Nuclear Science Wall Chart
After years of development and review, a spectacular new wall chart that graphically illustrates fundamental principles, recent discoveries and future directions in nuclear science is now available.The chart is available in three sizes:

  • large wallsized (59.5" x 41.5")
  • small wallsized (29.5" x 21")
  • referencesized (16" x 11")
    A preview of the wall chart is available on the web at Teachers can also receive a companion piece, Nuclear Science, A Teacher's Guide.Copies of the charts and guide can be ordered from Science Kit, 777 East Park Drive, Tonawanda, NY 14150, phone 800-828-7777, fax 716-8749572

    This material was prepared with the support of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Grant No. DE-FG47-92CE60410. However, any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of DOE.

    In accordance with the American Disabilities Act, the state will provide reasonable accommodation to persons with disabilities. If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in any program or activity listed in this publication, please contact the Energy Office at 402-471-2867 to coordinate arrangements. Upon request, this publication may be available in alternative formats.

    "The mission of the Nebraska Energy Office is to promote the efficient, economic and environmentally responsible use of energy."

    Ask An Energy Expert This electronic service at the Clearinghouse offers responses to individualized inquiries. Even though the inquiry is submitted electronically, you have an option of receiving the answer to your question by mail, phone, fax or email. The speediest response is by email. If you request a response by mail, phone or fax, please allow 2-3 weeks.

    The Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star web site offers thousands of ways to save money and electricity at home and in the office, From lights, to office equipment to heating and cooling equipment, to whole buildings, check out the Energy Star options at: