European Union to Mandate Very-Low Energy Buildings by 2020
This is extremely progressive, multinational legislation regarding the energy use of the built environment on the European Continent. This bill shows that the EU member states are serious about the making policies to achieve the major economic, resource management, consumer, and environmental gains possible through mandatory building energy efficiency standards.
>>> Do you think such policies are possible here in America? What are the barriers and opportunities for achieving similar goals?
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