Trump Reverses Obama’s Mortgage Fee Cuts on First Day. Soon after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, his administration undid one of Barack Obama’s last-minute economic-policy actions: a mortgage-fee cut under a government program that’s popular with first-time home
Sitting at home in the summer heat, your mind may start to wander to that fancy new air conditioner. But when it comes to making your house comfortable and sustainable, prevention is better than cure. By prevention we mean simple
The benefits of living and working in green buildings run further than feeling good about their low environmental impacts. Many features encouraged by rating systems such as LEED, which promotes daylighting, access to views, and natural, non-toxic building materials, have
The city of San Mateo adopts ordinance requiring solar and cool roof installation on new construction projects.
San Mateo, CA (October 5, 2016)… Energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions is a priority for the city of San Mateo. Starting January 1, 2017, San Mateo will require the installation of solar systems in all new construction projects. The city also requires cool roof installation on all new multi-family and commercial developments with low-sloped roofs.
In case you’re searching for the sun panel of the future, why no longer don’t forget those created via the aptly-named SolarWindow technology, which transform regular home windows into photovoltaics, capable of generating 50 times greater electrical power than rooftop
HANGZHOU, China (AP) â€” Mostly unnoticed amid the political brawl over climate change, the United States has undergone a quiet transformation in how and where it gets its energy during Barack Obamaâ€™s presidency, slicing the nationâ€™s output of polluting gases
There are many different types of off grid homes to choose from out there. It really just depends on your own style and taste. In this post Iâ€™ll be looking at four different types of homes and what the upsides
Earthship 360 is an educational and research organization providing sustainable buildings for residential, commercial and government use. Home Builders, General Contractor.Â Doylestown and Bucks County, PA. New Standards Beyond Buildings.Â Shifting notions of sustainability have firms and their clients struggling to keep
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Earthship Presentation 6pm-8pm, October 5, 2016 at Michaelâ€™s Deli in King of Prussia, PA Sponsored by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Earthship360, an educational and research organization based in the Philadelphia area, designs and builds sustainable custom structures for