weatherization
noun see weatherize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Weatherization — (American English) or weatherproofing (British English) is the practice of protecting a building and its interior from the elements, particularly from sunlight, precipitation, and wind, and of modifying a building to reduce energy consumption and …   Wikipedia

  • weatherization — noun the process of weatherizing Syn: weatherproofing …   Wiktionary

  • Weatherization —   Caulking and weatherstripping to reduce air infiltration and exfiltration into/out of a building …   Energy terms

  • weatherization — weath·er·i·za·tion …   English syllables

  • weatherization — noun see weatherize …   Useful english dictionary

  • Assistance for weatherization of residence —   The household received services free, or at a reduced cost, from the Federal, State, or local Government. Any of the following services could have been received: * Insulation in the attic, outside wall, or basement/crawlspace below the floor of …   Energy terms

  • weatherize — weatherization, n. /wedh euh ruyz /, v.t., weatherized, weatherizing. to make (a house or other building) secure against cold or stormy weather, as by adding insulation, siding, and storm windows. Also, esp. Brit., weatherise. [1940 45; WEATHER + …   Universalium

  • Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy — The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is an office within the United States Department of Energy that invests in high risk, high value research and development in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of the United States — The energy policy of the United States is determined by federal, state and local public entities in the United States, which address issues of energy production, distribution, and consumption, such as building codes and gas mileage standards.… …   Wikipedia

  • Solar air conditioning — refers to any air conditioning (cooling) system that uses solar power. This can be done through passive solar, photovoltaic conversion (sun to electricity), or solar thermal energy conversion. The U.S. Energy Independence and Security Act of… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”