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New York Times Features VEIC Participation in Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Project

Sep 25, 2010

"Peter Schneider, a senior project manager at the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation, a nonprofit organization charged with enacting the state’s efficiency programs, says the supply problem for the passive-building industry is changing quickly. By way of example, he points to Habitat for Humanity’s passive project, now under way in Charlotte, Vt., outside Burlington."

“Everything you need to build a passive house can be found in the United States,” he says, while conceding that it still comes at a greater upfront cost."

 

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