28 Nov '11, 10am

U.S. Green Building Council Launches New LEED Apps

U.S. Green Building Council Launches New LEED Apps

President Obama has take his knocks on some environmental policy decisions, but his administration has steadily pursued a multilevel approach to transitioning the U.S. away from its outdated approach to energy generation and consumption. The Department of Energy’s SunShot initiative neatly demonstrates how this strategy supports sustainable building services like the App Lab. Though much of the SunShot program is focused on developing new energy technologies, earlier this year the Department of Energy announced a new sustainability funding challenge for SunShot, designed to help local governments digitize their permitting processes for solar installations. The round of funding also included millions for IT innovations and other administrative improvements that could play a significant role in lowering the installed cost of solar energy. That in turn echoes a broader Obama ...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/11/green-building-counci...

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