06 May '11, 9am

Government Agencies Respond to Global Warming Challenge…Sort Of

Government Agencies Respond to Global Warming Challenge…Sort Of

Reduce direct emissions such as those from fuels and buildings 28% by 2020 Reduce indirect emissions 13% by 2020, like those from employee business travel and employee commuting. 30% reduction in vehicle fleet petroleum use by 2020; 26% improvement in water efficiency by 2020; 50% recycling and waste diversion by 2015; 95% of all applicable contracts will meet sustainability requirements; Implementation of the 2030 net-zero-energy building requirement; Implementation of the stormwater provisions of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, section 438, and; Development of guidance for sustainable Federal building locations in alignment with the Livability Principles put forward by the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Department of Transportation, and the Environmental Protection Agency.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/05/government-agencies-r...

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