Thursday, July 29, 2021

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Bond Sale by Environmental Facilities Corporation Will Save New York City $106 million

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President and CEO Joseph Rabito today announced that the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation (EFC) has successfully closed a bond refunding that will help New York City ratepayers save $106 million over the next 20 years. The EFC bonds help the New York City Municipal Finance Water Authority (NYCMWFA) refinance multiple drinking water and wastewater infrastructure projects

Biden-Harris Administration Launches Relief Program to Improve Access to Affordable Water Services

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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), announced the official launch of the Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP). This first-of-its-kind water assistance program will expand access to more affordable water and help low-income households affected by the COVID-19 pandemic pay their water and wastewater bill

How to choose the perfect lighting for your home.

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Do you know? The right kind of lighting makes you feel calm and relaxed. You are able to define your space and live comfortably. Lighting has a strong impact on the overall feel of the room.
Air Conditioning Repair Contractors

Air Conditioning Repair Contractors – Clarksville In Furnace Repair

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The world is constantly evolving, improving, and moving forward, and ensuring that things remain intact when we refer to our appliances is going to take more than a simple wish. Although the products are tweaked and manufactured with better materials
GSA

GSA Commits to Renewable Energy, Pledging 100 Percent Renewable Electric Resources by 2025

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As part of tackling the climate crisis, GSA stands up task groups on decarbonization and partners with NAACP on environmental justice WASHINGTON, DC - RealEstateRama -...
DOE

Biden Administration Takes Bold Action to Protect Electricity Operations from Increasing Cyber Threats

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As part of the Biden Administration's effort to safeguard U.S. critical infrastructure from persistent and sophisticated threats, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) launched an initiative to
NACWA

Public Clean Water Sector Applauds President Biden’s Bold Infrastructure Investment Plan

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Statement by NACWA CAO Highlights Potential for Strong Federal Partnership to Deliver Clean Water Services. President Biden released his Build Back Better infrastructure plan today, outlining his vision for mobilizing the country to strengthen
SEIA

President’s Infrastructure Plan Includes Important Policies for Clean Energy, the Economy

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President Biden will unveil his infrastructure package, which includes substantial policies encouraging clean energy, new transmission, incentives for American manufacturing and jobs
USDA

USDA Seeks Public Input to Help Create a New Rural Renewable Energy Pilot Program

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it is requesting public input from interested parties, including potential customers and interested stakeholders, to help create a new Rural Renewable Energy Pilot Program. To ensure a diverse group
DOE

Energy Secretary Granholm Announces Ambitious New 30GW Offshore Wind Deployment Target by 2030

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National Offshore Wind Goal To Support 77,000 Jobs, Power 10 Million Homes, Cut 78 Million Metric Tons in Carbon Emissions
Grid Alternatives

SMA America announces equipment partnership with GRID Alternatives

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SMA America is proud to announce that the company is now a national equipment supplier for GRID Alternatives, the nation’s largest nonprofit solar installer.
DOE

DOE Awards $27.5 Million to 16 Teams Working to Decarbonize U.S. Water Infrastructure

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced awards totaling $27.5 million for 16 water infrastructure projects. Modern technology has the potential to reduce energy use in aging water infrastructure, particularly in wastewater treatment
SEIA

Solar Industry Sets Records in 2020, On Track to Quadruple by 2030

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The U.S. solar industry grew 43% and installed a record 19.2 gigawatts (GWdc) of capacity in 2020, according to the U.S. Solar Market Insight 2020 Year-in-Review report, released today by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Wood Mackenzie.
10 Ways to Diversify Your Land

10 Ways to Diversify Your Land to Boost Your Income

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Want to diversify your land, but aren’t sure where to begin? These 10 ideas should give you some inspiration to get those cogs turning…

YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR CHOOSING A POWER GENERATOR FOR YOUR HOME

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As the power grid becomes more and more unreliable, many homeowners are continually looking for alternative sources of power to keep their homes running during power outages. Having a power backup generator is one way of avoiding sitting in the dark for hours when outages become a routine leaving you without electricity for days.
Costs of Energy Options

Comparing The Costs of Energy Options for Texas Homeowners

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This February, a massive winter storm hit much of the United States, with Texas being one of the worst-off states. Many homes and businesses relying on fossil fuels and other mainstream energy sources were without power and heat for days

IREC Receives Donation of 1.2 MW Solar Installation from The Conti Group

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The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) announced today that it has received a donation of a 1.2 MW DC  solar installation, valued at $1.7 million, from The Conti Group. The donation is the largest unrestricted charitable contribution that IREC has received.
SEIA

Solar Power Can Help Meet Global Climate Change Efforts and Fuel the U.S. Economy

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President Biden announced plans to re-enter the United States into the Paris Agreement. The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) backed the agreement when it was signed in 2016 and continues to support this agreement and other global efforts

Water Softener Installation and Upkeep Advice for Budget Conscious Homeowners

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Is your tap water hard? Looking to get rid of the chemicals and minerals that can clog your plumping, ruin your machine washing appliances, stain your clothing, and worst of all, irritate your skin? Then the only viable solution to this hard water dilemma is water softener installation.

CHA and Operation Warm distribute 7,500 coats to residents at COVID-safe event

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The 2020 event looked a little different due to COVID-19, but the Chicago Housing Authority and Operation Warm nevertheless partnered for the 13th consecutive year, distributing 7,500 new winter coats over four days last week to the children of pre-registered families living in public housing and who participate in the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program at Credit Union 1 Arena

Business Real Estate Press Releases

FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Rental, utility assistance available when eviction moratorium expires

Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC), the state’s housing finance agency, has provided $21,670,326.79 in emergency rental and utility assistance to more than 3000 Kansas households experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID pandemic.