START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Congress Supports More Green Offices With $450 Million


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

Cher
- 464 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



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

Ellen G. (345)
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 (758)
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. (191)
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
.`) ɲ๏ţď (`.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (447)
Saturday August 17, 2013, 8:51 am
What is 250 million? As Kit wrote, corporations already receive tax credit.
 

Sara P. (64)
Sunday August 18, 2013, 11:00 am
Noted CHer, thanks
 

Robert O. (12)
Monday August 19, 2013, 12:39 am
Thank you Cher.
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 

 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.