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Video: Six Critical Levers to Transform our Energy Future

Video: Six Critical Levers to Transform our Energy Future

[Editor's note: This video, which you can watch in full at the bottom of this post, was produced by the Rocky Mountain Institute as part of their Reinventing Fire initiative. To reinvent fire, we need to master six critical challenges. 1. Build efficient buildings and retrofit existing ones on a tremendous scale Just one energy efficient building makes a difference. Multiply that by 120 million buildings, and, there will be a revolution. Ultimately, there's a $1.4 trillion opportunity on the table for smart building owners and entrepreneurs to aggressively adopt straightforward efficiency techniques. "There are several emerging trends that point to 'cracking the code,'" said Mathias Bell, RMI consultant. "The challenge is to dramatically accelerate these nascent trends -- like straightforward efficiency techniques and technologies -- and leverage integrative design to achi...

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