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November 6, 2010

NYC Council Approves Five More Energy Efficiency Bills

Back in September, the City Council passed five more bills based on recommendations from the Green Codes Task Force – 12 bills from this report have now been passed.  This most recent package has been sent to the mayor for his signature. First, four of the bills improve lighting efficiency in the in a very. Read more…

August 6, 2010

August forum: Working with contractors

With EcoBroker Gennaro Brooks-Church, Owner’s Rep John Messerschmidt, and green contractor Robert Politzer

July 26, 2010

The Definitive Guide To The Home Star Energy Retrofit Act of 2010

Curious about what’s in Home Star Energy Retrofit Act of 2010, commonly know as “Cash for Caulkers”? Construction Software Advice has a excellent and thorough run down of everything in the proposed legislation, including details of each of the thirteen retrofit types eligible for funding.