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Congress Supports More Green Offices With $450 Million


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, business, eco-friendly, protection, greenliving )

Cher
- 624 days ago - greenerideal.com
It's been trendy for a while for companies to promote their eco-friendly credentials, but as 40% of U.S energy use comes from commercial and residential buildings the time for action over our energy-draining offices is long overdue



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Ellen G. (343)
Friday August 16, 2013, 5:26 pm
Why am I still skeptical about this? If true, good news and it is a start.
 

Kit B. (276)
Friday August 16, 2013, 5:27 pm

Interesting but companies can already get tax credits for office or building improvements. I'd be a little more of a believer that was not just more shoveling the dollars back and forth if some of that was set aside for just people.
 

Patricia Cannell (787)
Friday August 16, 2013, 9:34 pm
Well stated Kit! Though it would be a nice idea if it was done properly! Thanks Cher!
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 2:46 am
Noted.
 

pam w. (139)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 3:16 am
As Kit says...let's have more credits for homes and small businesses who convert to these systems.
 

Dwain La'Brooy (331)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 6:23 am
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Past Member (0)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 8:51 am
What is 250 million? As Kit wrote, corporations already receive tax credit.
 

Sara P. (68)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 11:00 am
Noted CHer, thanks
 

Robert O. (12)
Monday August 19, 2013, 12:39 am
Thank you Cher.
 
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