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What does RECS stand for?

RECS stands for Residential Energy Consumption Survey

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The bill establishes two methods for determining expected annual energy costs: average utility costs, derived from the Department of Energy's Residential Energy Consumption Survey database and adjusted for the square footage of the home, or if available, a qualified, independent energy report of the subject property.
Information on the number of appliances in use in various years was derived from the energy Information Agency's (EIA) Residential Energy Consumption Survey (RECS 1990, 1993, 1997, 2001, 2005) and the Census Bureau's American Housing Survey (AHS 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007).
The data are from the Residential Energy Consumption Survey, 1980-1981, one of a series of surveys(6) that collected information on housing units, demographic and economic characteristics of the households and matched consumption and expenditure data obtained from records maintained by the households' fuel suppliers.