Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: DA-009-003-1-1-United States-ROPER-1984

Subject Area: Environment and Natural Resources

Bibliographic Citation: Energy care survey, wave III: February 21- 24, 1984.  [machine-readable data file] / Northeast Utilities  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USCONNSPEC1984-029

Date Accessioned: 4/15/2003

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Data is in raw ASCII format.

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 4/10/2003

Documentation: Document files are in PDF and MS Word format.

Abstract: The sample size is 366. Major topics covered are: knowledge of "Energy Care" obtained from: workshops/meetings, media, flyers, social agency, friend/relative/neighbor, other source; sponsor of program; source of "Energy Care" kit; explanation/installation instructions; use of kit; installation problems; number of windows in home; plastic cover on any/all windows; reason for using/not using plastic; weather-stripping; door sweeps; electric outlet insulators; caulking cord; use of materials in other places; sufficiency of materials in kit; problems with materials after installation; free weatherization service; materials on energy conservation; times kit previously used; knowledge of "Energy Assistance" program/"hardship listing"; special arrangements with Northeast Utilities to pay bills; type of dwelling; primary/other source of heat; own/rent home; heat included in rent/other bills; difference in comfort/heating bills after installation of materials from kit.

Media/File Reports:

7312 (CD-ROM)
7313 (CD-ROM)
7396 (CD-Rom)
7397 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)