27 Apr '17, 6pm

Like birds of a feather, @ENERGYSTAR and #LEED stick together. Act now to save #Energy Star!

The Office of Management and Budget’s proposed federal budget for 2018 has put critical programs within the EPA in jeopardy. Among them is Energy Star , which has helped individuals and businesses save money and protect our environment through increased energy efficiency since 1992. Energy-efficient appliances, products and buildings that meet a high performance standard may earn the Energy Star label. LEED and Energy Star As an early adopter of energy performance standards, Energy Star helped pave the way for the development of USGBC’s LEED rating system. Buildings earn LEED certification upon meeting certain levels of energy efficiency, among other measures. In fact, LEED uses the Energy Star system to empower property owners and occupants with the tools they need to meet these requirements and earn additional credits. Among the LEED prerequisites is a requirement to red...

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