Breaking Barriers to Deep Energy Efficiency
Eileen edited this briefing paper authored by Elizabeth Willmott and published by Climate Solutions, which offers lessons learned from both the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and Washington State investments in single family residential retrofits since 2009 to inform a regional retrofit strategy for King County, WA.
Portland Advances Residential Energy Efficiency
Portland, OR Mayor Charlie Hales released a draft Home Energy Score policy on September 7 that would require sellers of all single-family homes within the city limits to obtain a home energy performance report and disclose the results when listing...
Use Less. Use Clean. Switch Fuels. Applying the Decarbonization Framework for Cities
Why should cities embrace a climate and clean energy agenda? Cities use 70% of global energy and therefore have a huge opportunity and responsibility to reduce their energy use and their greenhouse gas emissions. Half of the global population and ...
Five Deep Decarbonization Strategies
The deep decarbonization framework for the Northwest deep decarbonization pathways study, Meeting the Challenge of Our Time: Pathways to a Clean Energy Future for the Northwest centers around five decarbonization strategies ...