The power of renewables and energy efficiency in real estate

  • Energy conservation, efficient lighting and building automation are now common — so when discussing a new home, it’s important to address energy efficiency.
  • Newer buildings often have higher efficiency standards while being built, even though some of them don’t posses efficiency certification.
  • On top of saving monthly costs, many energy-saving upgrades can lessen outside noise.
  • Improve efficiency first, then add solar. Lowering energy demand could just mean less panels on the roof and less money upfront.

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