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Better Building Initiative

18 February 2011 | Posted By John Jennings 1,408 views One Comment

Official White House Photo by Samantha AppletonThe President signed an Executive Order directing federal agencies to achieve zero net energy by 2030 and employ high-performance and sustainable design principles for all new construction and alterations. At least 15 percent of existing buildings need to meet these guiding principles by FY 2015.  Read more HERE.

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  • Bill R said:

    This is good that federal agencies are going to be required to do this, they need to become more efficient.

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