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  • Getting to Zero in Affordable Multifamily Buildings

    Low-income communities are most at risk of being left behind as local jurisdictions pursue ambitious carbon reduction goals. Presenters share challenges, lessons learned, and actual cost data from successful zero energy affordable multifamily projects.

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Buildings consume 40% of the energy and contribute 39% of carbon emissions in the United States. Zero energy and carbon neutral buildings are a solution to reducing energy demand and curbing the emissions that are fueling climate change. The Getting to Zero Forum is the premier event on zero energy and zero carbon buildings, featuring leading experts who are creating the market-based solutions that are driving a growing movement to define the future of the built environment. While the conference takes place over three days, this movement is 365 days a year. Won't you join us?

Covid-19 Update: Due to the resurgence of cases and extended restrictions in New York City for indoor gatherings, we have made the extremely difficult decision to postpone the event until October 27-29, 2021.


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