27 Dec '13, 4pm

Better Buildings Challenge to Boost Energy Efficiency, Expand to Multifamily Housing: The Philadelphia Housi...

The U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced the expansion of the Better Buildings Challenge to include multifamily housing. DOE and HUD recognize the energy efficiency commitment that the Philadelphia Housing Authority is making as a Better Buildings Challenge Partner. About a quarter of U.S. households live in multifamily housing units and spend about $40 billion on energy costs each year. Making these housing units 20 percent more energy efficient would save more than $7 billion per year and cut greenhouse gas emissions by 430 million tons. As part of the Better Buildings Challenge, DOE and HUD are partnering with leading private and affordable buildings owners and public housing agencies to cut energy waste and help families save money. These leaders also broadly share successful strategies that maximize energy effici...

Full article: http://www.edcmag.com/articles/95401-better-buildings-cha...

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pddnet.com 29 Dec '13, 2pm

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aceee.org 07 Jan '14, 5pm

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care2.com 28 Dec '13, 12am

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ase.org 01 Jan '14, 1pm

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ase.org 23 Dec '13, 2pm

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ens-newswire.com 27 Dec '13, 11pm

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grist.org 27 Dec '13, 3pm

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ase.org 06 Jan '14, 10pm

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buildinggreen.com 30 Dec '13, 9pm

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grist.org 27 Dec '13, 2pm

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usgbc.org 04 Jan '14, 8pm

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