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    The Better Buildings Neighborhood Program is helping over 40 competitively selected state and local governments develop sustainable programs to upgrade the energy efficiency of more than 100,000 buildings. These leading communities are using innovation and investment in energy efficiency to expand the building improvement industry, test program delivery business models, and create jobs.

    Get Inspired!

    Hear why Better Buildings partners are excited to bring the benefits of energy upgrades to their neighborhoods.
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    Program partners are testing innovative ways of delivering energy efficiency upgrades to their neighborhoods.
    Learn more.

    Better Buildings in Your Neighborhood

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    Promising Approaches

    Since every gallon of water a homeowner reduces also saves the energy used to pump, treat, and heat it, several Better Buildings partners offer incentives for water-saving measures as part of their energy upgrades.

    Why Energy Efficiency Upgrades

    A home energy upgrade can save money, improve comfort, and create a healthier indoor environment. Learn how.