31 Jul '11, 4am

July Legislative Update - Green Building - EcoHome Magazine

Green Retrofit Loan Program May be Revived The Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) initiative that helped property owners install green upgrades before it ran into government roadblocks last year soon may be resuscitated by Congress. (The Los Angeles Times) Louisiana Congressman Calls for End to Energy Star As House leaders scrambled to find an agreement on a debt ceiling proposal, Rep. John Fleming pushed for an end to the federal program. (New Orleans City Business) Power Struggle Over Michigan Wind Farms is Growing They may have a reputation for being clean and green, but wind farms are sparking controversy in Michigan. (The Detroit Free Press) Smart Meter Privacy Rules Adopted In California The California Public Utilities Comission (CPUC) has approved a set of rules that seek to protect the data and privacy of customer’s usage rates gathered by smart meters in the st...

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