Kristi Appelhans, LEED AP
iss.kristi @ gmail.com
(208) 522-2224
Idaho Falls, Idaho

Resources and Links

Information

High Performance Buildings Design Guidelines - (Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy/DOE)

Integrated Design for Building Efficiency - (Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy/DOE)

Database for State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)

Energy Star for homes, products, commercial buildings, HVAC, and more

Energy Star Qualified Products  - a long list of products that have qualified for the DOE's ENERGY STAR program 

REGREEN Program - 2008 green residential remodeling best practices guidelines developed by the American Society of Interior Designers and the US Green Building Council

Green Guide - National Geographic's comprehensive site with articles, a buying guide, and tips and tools  

LEED Energy Performance Project  - 2007 New Building Institute study of actual energy performance of 121 LEED buidings

Organizations

Sustainable Buildings Industry Council

United Stated Green Building Council

Forest Stewardship Council