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Calif. gives utilities new financial incentives to push energy efficiency

September 16th, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Government, Uncategorized | No Comments

Utilities in California will be able to earn money when they persuade residents and businesses to add building upgrades that cut energy use, state regulators ruled yesterday. The California Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved up to $178 million for new incentives to promote energy efficiency in 2013-2014. The state’s investor-owned utilities (IOUs) will win the | Read More

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New York City Encourages Retrofit Industry Growth

NYC is  blending new LEED construction with upgraded existing buildings to stop wasting electricity and curb greenhouse gas emissions
May 25th, 2011 | Posted in Blog | 2 Comments

A new program to promote energy efficiency in New York City buildings has recently launched, giving building owners and tenants something to look forward to. The program — the New York City Energy Efficiency Corporation (NYCEEC) —  was designed by the city’s Office of Long Term Planning and Sustainability in collaboration with the Center for | Read More

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