Powering Progress

A MONTHLY PUBLICATION OF FRESH ENERGY

2015 No. 09 – September

Transportation & Land Use

Minnesota Partners Collaborate on Energy Code Compliance

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The MECCC has recently launched a website to be a resource to code officials, buildings, and contractors who are working to implement everything from slight upgrades in wall and roof insulation and windows, to some bigger jumps in commercial lighting, HVAC and duct efficiencies, and residential envelope air tightness.

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Energy Efficiency

Duluth affordable housing project saves energy, lowers costs

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Last week, Duluth-based One Roof Community Housing and Center City Housing announced that the Steve O’Neil multifamily housing complex achieved the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star certification, the first multifamily project in Minnesota to do so.

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