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Building design standards to be released tomorrow

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • July 8 2013

The Department of Energy is expected to publish July 9 a final rule setting energy efficiency design standards for new federal commercial and

Michigan proposal review report

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • April 8 2013

On April 4, the Sierra Club released its report, "The State of Detroit's Environment: An Initial Assessment Using the Framework of Environmental

Congress considers increasing incentives for commercial and multifamily building energy efficiency retrofits

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • March 4 2013

Commercial buildings consume 36 percent of all U.S. electricity each year. This consumption costs $190 billion and is responsible for 18 percent of U

Green building ratings

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • February 10 2013

The General Services Administration issued findings February 6 from a federal government review of green building ratings systems and is seeking

D.C. leads in LEED

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2013

The U.S. Green Building Council released rankings January 23 showing that Washington, D.C. significantly leads the country in the amount of building

DC building efficiency reporting

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2013

The District of Columbia's Department of Environment published a regulation January 16 requiring owners or property managers to evaluate the energy

Renewed commitment to ee legislation

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • December 2 2012

Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) said November 27 that they are preparing an aggressive push for their energy efficiency legislation in the next Congress

Court rejects challenge to FHFA directive

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 11 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled November 9 that a 2010 Federal Housing Finance Agency directive regarding the financing of local clean energy programs by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is not tantamount to a rulemaking that can be challenged in court

CA plans for heat-related health risks

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • October 21 2012

California’s Climate Action Team intends to release this spring final guidance detailing plans to address heat-related health risks associated with climate change

The LEED v4 (formerly LEED 2012) controversy

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • October 11 2012

The US Green Building Council (USGBC) aspires to update its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system every few years, with a goal of continuously improving its sustainable building standards