24 Mar '15, 1pm

Obama orders federal agencies to cut emissions by 40 percent

While the federal government is the largest single energy user in the country, federal agencies are responsible for just 0.6 percent of all U.S. emissions. So, the decision is just a small part of President Obama’s bigger-picture plan to tackle climate change . But what’s not small is the savings taxpayers will be realize as a result of cutting emissions–an estimated $18 billion in the coming decade.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/obama-orders-federal-agencies-to-cut...

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