In this Q&A, Kelly, now Uplight’s Director of Risk and Compliance, shared how her current role is creating more sustainable energy opportunities for people and businesses around the world.
Statement from Executive Director Cliff Majersik
The SAVE Act, introduced by Senators Isakson (R-Ga.) and Bennet (D-Co.) on June 6, 2013, is proposed legislation that would instruct federal loan agencies to assess a borrower’s expected energy costs when financing a house. Better information about a homeowner’s monthly expenses will, at no cost to taxpayers or the current deficit: Enable better mortgage … Continued
As the U.S. housing stock ages and energy prices climb, more robust strategies and financing mechanisms are needed to drive energy efficiency renovations in existing homes, particularly among low- and middle-income households. To date, residential retrofit strategies have broadly targeted homeowners, with less emphasis placed on leveraging the home purchase process to trigger renovations early … Continued
FHA rule factors efficiency.
What Delaware needs to make widespread adoption of energy-efficient homes a reality.
The Sensible Accounting to Value Energy (SAVE) Act, S. 1106
Study finds mortgages on efficient homes are 32 percent less likely to default.
On March 14th, the Green Builder Coalition and Green Builder Media presented a thorough look at the SAVE Act.
New IMT research identifies ways to boost compliance with building energy codes.