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Beverly Carter

Evaluation of U.S. Building Energy Benchmarking and Transparency Programs: Attributes, Impacts, and Best Practices

U.S. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory releases report on energy efficiency benchmarking and transparency programs. The U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory released a report designed to summarize state and local energy benchmarking and transparency (B&T) policies in compliance with the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015. The...

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Connecticut: Funding and Technical Assistance Resources from CT Recovers, Long Term Recovery Committee

A compilation of resources that can provide help and guidance for individuals, businesses and municipalities in recovering from disaster and preparing for future events, including a wide range of federal, private, and non-profit funding, program and technical assistance resources that may be available pre and/or post disaster, e.g.: 1....

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Regulatory Update Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Update to the Refrigerant Management Requirements Under the Clean Air Act; Final Rule

The Clean Air Act prohibits the knowing release of ozone-depleting and substitute refrigerants during the course of maintaining, servicing, repairing, or disposing of appliances or industrial process refrigeration. The existing regulations require that persons maintaining, servicing, repairing, or disposing of air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment containing more than 50 pounds...

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