Publications Written

The following are publications that were written by Randy L. Martin.  Those with links, are viewable as PDF files.

Building Construction Guide
2-page pamphlet designed for builders who don't know where to start, IAMU, 1997

High Efficiency Gas Pool Heaters
2-page fact sheet on high efficiency gas pool heaters, DOE, 1997

Heat Pump Pool Heaters
2-page fact sheet on heat pump pool heaters, DOE 1997

Financing Energy Efficiency: A Handbook for Iowa Lenders
A 70+ page handbook on the reasons and guidelines for financing energy efficient and improvement mortgages for Iowa Lenders, IAMU 1996.

Comfort Plus Homes: Residential New Construction Program
Tri-fold brochure describing new Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities, (IAMU) program, IAMU, 1996

Comfort Plus Homes: Residential Energy Efficient Mortgage Program
Tri-fold brochure describing new IAMU program, IAMU, 1996

Online Services for Municipal Utilities
40-page directory of energy and safety related Internet sites and bulletin boards, IAMU, 1995

Energy Management for Outdoor Pools
2-page fact sheet describing ways to save energy for outdoor swimming pools, DOE, 1994

Energy Management for Indoor Pools
2-page fact sheet describing ways to save energy for indoor swimming pools, DOE, 1994

Pool Covers
2-page fact sheet describing energy savings potential of using pool covers, DOE, 1994

Solar Pool Heating Systems
2-page fact sheet on solar pool heating systems, DOE, 1994

Energy Smart Pools Software
2-page fact sheet describing DOE's Energy Smart Pools software, DOE, 1994

RSPEC! (Reduce Swimming Pool Energy Costs)
1-page fact sheet describing RSPEC! program, DOE, 1994

Energy Smart Pools Software Manual
20+ page instruction manual for DOE's Energy Smart Pools software, DOE, 1994

Efficient Transportation Options for Accessing the New Denver International Airport
17-page report co-written with intern Chris Sutton describing alternatives to getting to the new Denver Airport, DOE, 1993

Alternative Fueled Vehicles for State Vehicle Fleets
12-page report on the alternative fuel plans for the state vehicle fleets of the six states in DOE Region VIII

Appliance Standards for Iowa, Are They Needed?
10-page report to the Iowa General Assembly, Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR), 1991

A Builder's Guide to Iowa's IDEAL Homes
60-page book on designing and building energy efficient homes, DNR, 1987

Keeping Your Cool
12-page brochure on how to keep cool without air conditioning and how to operate your air conditioner efficiently, DNR, 1986

Agriculture as an Energy Resource
2-page fact sheet describing the energy resource potential for Iowa agriculture, DNR, 1986

Farm Energy Checklist
2-page fact sheet on ways to save energy on the farm, DNR, 1986

Home Energy Checklist
6-page fact sheet with tips on how to save energy, Iowa Energy Policy Council (EPC), 1986

Apartment Renter's Checklist
4-page fact sheet describing ways for those in apartments to save energy, EPC, 1985

House Renter's Checklist
4-page fact sheet describing ways for those renting houses to save energy, EPC, 1985

Energy Tips for Appliances
3-page fact sheet describing ways to save energy with a variety of appliances, EPC, 1985

Calculating Savings From Switching Home Heating Fuels
2-page fact sheet describing how to calculate your savings from switching home heating fuels, EPC, 1985

Superinsulation Bibliography
2-page fact sheet with lists of resources on Superinsulation, EPC, 1984