Energy efficiency: Building labels lead to savings

Various programmes have been introduced to increase energy efficiency in buildings. A study of commercial buildings in Los Angeles, USA, now finds that voluntary certification programmes have been effective at lowering energy use, bringing savings of up to 30%.

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Walls, M. Energy efficiency: Building labels lead to savings. Nat Energy 2, 17055 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/nenergy.2017.55

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