Bauer Family Overhaul Whitney Bauer Energy and the Environment
Preliminary Problem Bauer family uses too much energy Expensive electricity bills Uses 5,500 kWh per year Carbon Footprint of 1.1 metric tons This affects the environment negatively: Pollution, Increased Greenhouse Gases, Global Warming, Acid Rain, Glacial Melting etc.
Background Who? …. The Reypa family When? Summer 08 Technologies used: Power strips for all Phantom Loads and Computers CFLs Sealing and Insulation