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Combined Heat and Power Saves Money, Reduces Emissions and Improves Energy Security

Conference Today Event Date: May 22, 2013 Location: Independence Avenue and 1st Street, SE Room 210, Washington, DC This briefing will introduce participants to Combined Heat and power (CHP) technology and present a number of recent case studies in which … Continue reading

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U.S. Cities With The Greenest Buildings

This week, the EPA released its annual list of the 25 American cities with the highest number of Energy Star certified buildings. According to the EPA, 16,000 Energy Star certified buildings in the U.S. helped save “nearly $2.3 billion in … Continue reading

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Arizona State University Honored For Sustainable Cities Program

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized Arizona State University’s Sustainable Cities Network for its vision and leadership. The Pacific Southwest Region’s 2012 Green Government Award was presented to Anne Reichman, Program Manager for the Sustainable Cities Network at ASU’s Global … Continue reading

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