01 Jul '11, 11pm

Greener business buildings could save $40bn in energy | Energy

Greener business buildings could save $40bn in energy | Energy

Best Buy, which aims to improve efficiency at its more than 55 million square feet of retail space; Green Sports Alliance, an organization of 25 sports teams in 17 cities representing more than 20 million square feet of sports arenas; Lend Lease, which plans to improve energy efficiency in nearly 40,000 homes for military families; Transwestern,which has committed to reducing energy consumption in 78 million square feet of managed properties; USAA Real Estate Company, which aims to reduce energy use in its 50-million-square-foot property portfolio by 5 percent per year; Abundant Power, which has committed to providing more than $50 million in financing for commercial building efficiency projects over the next 18 months; Cit, which over the next 18 months plans to support at least $250 million in financial for commercial and other property type energy efficiency projects. G...

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