08 Apr '11, 11pm

Johnson Controls claims that it's efficiency projects will save US gov > $4.7 billion in 10 years.

“Buildings are responsible for 40 percent of the greenhouse gas emissions in the world. Improving their performance represents a large opportunity to save energy and reduce the impact of harmful gases on the environment,” Myers said at the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, D.C. “Leaders are already achieving substantial savings through building retrofits and many have said they plan to place a greater emphasis on energy efficiency and sustainability initiatives as they look for ways to reduce spending and create local jobs.”

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/03/09/johnson-con...

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