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Ohio State University Extension


Home & Business Energy Applications


It can be challenging to know where to start when you are interested in investing in energy efficiency or renewable energy for your home or business. You may be wondering: Where do I begin? Which steps should I take first? How much might different projects cost, and how do I determine how soon I can make my money back in saved energy costs? Is there financial help available, and how do I locate experienced installers?

How to Use this Roadmap:

Information on each of the topics on the arrows above is just a mouse click away. First, identify the topic within an arrow that you would like more information about. Click on it, and you will be taken to another page that provides an overview and suggestions relating to this topic. In some cases, links will be available that will take you to additional resources on this topic.

Now you are ready to begin your trip, so please enjoy!