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Breakthrough: GUARANTEED lower electric bills

Guaranteed lower electric bills enabled by innovations in the financing and insuring of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects will soon be transforming the commercial real estate industry. These innovations enable zero down financing. Project payments are tied to measured … Continue reading

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Title 24 And The Zero Net Energy Home Design By Stanford University

Generation Z, the first generation born in the 21st Century, will most likely buy a Zero Net Energy (ZNE) home as their first new home purchase. A ZNE home, and its promise of low or no monthly utility bills, aligns … Continue reading

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Financing Zero Net Energy Building Design

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) buildings are an emerging revenue growth mega-wave for the construction industry. The financing of ZNE investments through zero-down, fixed monthly payments should propel ZNE to the multi-billion dollar investment scale achieved by roof top residential solar. … Continue reading

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Walmart Price Buster: $8.88 LED Light Bulb Puts $134 In Your Pocket!

Walmart has just broken the $10 price barrier for LED lights. Their stores have in stock a 60 watt equivalent LED light bulb that is being sold for only $8.88. Over its estimated 22-year life this bulb is estimated to … Continue reading

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How Commercial PACE Reduces Electric Bills And Emissions

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing of clean technologies is making a comeback by targeting commercial properties. At the end of 2012, San Francisco became the first city to finance a project using commercial PACE. In conjunction with San Francisco’s … Continue reading

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5 MegaTrends Fueling Today’s $1 Trillion Sustainable Economy

2012 will be the milestone year that the US economy demonstrates sustained economic growth through adoption of 21st century’s sustainable solutions. Earth 2017‘s economic model estimates that sustainable product solutions have now achieved the breakthrough trillion dollars per year in … Continue reading

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Save Money NOW Greening Your Office

Pam Evans is the Green Business Coordinator for Alameda County where her team has certified approximately 400 businesses on adopting sustainable business practices. This program is putting money in business owners’ pockets by helping them identify and implement actions they … Continue reading

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