When Margie Garmey and her partner bought their newly constructed two-story home in 1995, they had no idea it wasn’t built to be energy efficient. Over the years, there were signs the house wasn’t running as smoothly as it could -- like even though they had central air, it was still impossible to sufficiently cool their second floor.
A breakthrough project in Texas is using carbon capture, utilization and storage technology to safely secure carbon dioxide pollution underground while providing an economic benefit and increasing our energy security.
When high energy bills and a dwindling customer base threatened the Athenian Corner's well-being, the restaurant turned to energy efficiency upgrades to help operating costs and improve its bottom line.
The Better Buildings Neighborhood Program is helping American families and business owners make energy efficiency upgrades that are saving them money and improving the efficiency of our nation’s buildings.