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The Rise of Energy-Efficient Homes

In 2024, energy efficient homes have become a testament to our commitment to sustainability. Third-party certifications such as ENERGY STAR and LEED are leading the way to an abundance in energy savings and eco-friendly materials, shaping a greener future.

In an article by BNN Breaking, the platform discusses the key drivers and innovations shaping this new era of sustainability. These key drivers are mandates and code changes, incentives and technology innovations and third-party certifications.

According to BNN Breaking, Regulatory bodies are playing a pivotal role in this transition. New mandates and code changes require builders to adhere to higher energy efficiency standards. For instance, California’s gas ban and the Zero Energy Ready Home (ZERH) program are setting new benchmarks.

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