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Check out case studies of innovative energy retrofits.
This 80-year-old building needed a thorough overhaul to reduce energy costs. The building’s new owners tackled everything at once, to start reaping the rewards of reduced maintenance costs, increased rent, and energy savings as soon as possible. They insulated the attic and replaced the windows, boiler controls, faucets, lighting, showerheads — everything. And the results were astounding: they reduced their natural gas usage by 40%, their water usage by 50%, and their lighting electricity by 86%. Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks?