The American Clean Energy and Security Act
On Tuesday, April 21, the House of Representative passed S.535, the "Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015."
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is delaying the release of carbon emissions rules for all power plants, known as the Clean Power Plan, and will publish them for new as well as existing plants at the same time mid-summer.
NAR submitted comments on EPA's proposed regulation to reduce carbon emissions from existing power plants.
More home buyers and current home owners are weighing the merits of a "green" mortgage, which allows them to finance home improvements that will lower long-term energy costs.