Green Building

Green Building

Sixty-eight percent of the region's electricity is consumed by buildings. Now local governments are adopting new carrots and sticks to encourage builders and owners to "go green" and save energy. We look at new initiatives in Montgomery...

Sixty-eight percent of the region's electricity is consumed by buildings. Now local governments are adopting new carrots and sticks to encourage builders and owners to "go green" and save energy. We look at new initiatives in Montgomery County and the District, and explore the future of green building.

Guests

Iris Amdur

Principal of GreenShape, LLC

Joan Kelsch

Environmental Planner, Arlington County; Chair of Intergovernmental Green Building Group (IGBG), Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments

Sean Cahill

Vice President of Development, Louis Dreyfus Property Group

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