We need to build a broad financial platform for the rapid adoption of energy efficiency and other green home attributes.
High-performance housing stands to gain ground if a number of financing and valuation tools are put in place to better recognize efficiency efforts, says Robert Sahadi of the Institute for Market Transformations
In the second of a series of webinars under our Vision 2020 program, we take a look at key obstacles and opportunities, such as the SAVE Act and green appraisal tools, in financing for high-performance homes.
Two U.S. senators aim to improve access to mortgage financing for energy efficiency by reintroducing the Sensible Accounting to Value Energy Act as an amendment to the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013.
Three recent studies address energy efficiency and home ownership bode well for significant changes to the way buyers finance home purchases.
Director Energy Efficiency Finance Policy, Institute for Market Transformation
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