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All About Green Homes: Saving you Money While Saving the Earth

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By Marcia Goodman When it comes to real estate value, having a green home is not only good for the environment, it can be good for your wallet. But we’re not talking about painting your house — we’re talking about helping the planet! More and more buyers are looking for sustainable building features that improve energy efficiency and decrease environmental …

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PWCS ENERGY STAR Certifications Lead VA and Hit National Heights

School energy conservation efforts shift taxpayer funds from energy to education. A key leader of the Environmental Protection Agency’s national ENERGY STAR program saluted Prince William County Public Schools (PWCS) for leading the state and ranking among the top school divisions in the country for certified energy saving facilities. Taxpayer dollars not spent on utility costs can be better used for …

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ENERGY STAR Awarded & Poster Contest Winners

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VA – The Department of Public Works recently received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s prestigious ENERGY STAR award, the national symbol for protecting the environment through superior energy performance. This is the third consecutive year that Public Works has received the award. The buildings recognized include the Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building in Woodbridge, the Judicial Center and …

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