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Making multifamily homes healthy and affordable through energy efficiency

EEFA National Factsheet
Making multifamily homes healthy and affordable through energy efficiency

Increasing the energy efficiency of rental housing saves energy, improves residents’ health and comfort, and maintains reasonable rents. This helps families, communities, and affordable building owners. 

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Energy Efficiency for All
Year: 
2015
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Energy Equity
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