Renters May Be Unaware of Apartments’ Green Features
Multifamily buildings’ success may have more to do with amenities and location than insulation or efficient HVAC systems. (Real Estate Weekly)

DuPont Expands Solar Presence
The manufacturer has stepped up its push into the burgeoning solar technology market, announcing that it has shelled out an undisclosed sum to acquire innovative U.S. solar start-up Innovalight. (

Congressman Calls for End to Energy Star
Rep. John Fleming is pushing for an end to the federal program in a push for government cutbacks. (The New Orleans City Business)

SolarCity to Sell Electric Car Charging Stations
In a move to capture customers who really want to curb their carbon, residential solar company SolarCity has begun installing home electric car charging stations along with rooftop photovoltaic arrays. (Forbes)

Wood Heating Products Fight for Green Market Share
A new report calculates that a $1,000 tax incentive for a clean-burning wood or pellet stove could offset as much fossil fuel as a $10,000 solar rebate. (EcoHome)