300,000 Homes Weatherized in Recovery Act Milestone

More than 300,000 low-income homes have been weatherized under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, DOE has announced, marking the halfway point of the Administration’s goal. Share and Enjoy:

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The New American Home Incorporates Energy-Saving Technologies

The National Council of the Housing Industry and Builder Magazine have revealed the 2011 edition of “The New American Home,” which aims to use 42% less energy than a similar house built to the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code. Share and Enjoy:

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President Obama Signs Bill Extending Energy Efficiency, Renewable Provisions

President Obama has signed a bill that temporarily extends for one year various energy efficiency and renewable energy incentives. A key portion is Section 1603 of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, which provides cash assistance to energy producers in place of tax credits. Share and Enjoy:

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