After years of growth, multifamily energy efficiency programs in many parts of the United States have hit a stage of diminishing returns, with the "low-hanging fruit" of upgrading lightbulbs, appliances, and water fixtures completed in many cases. That's putting more pressure on administrators of energy efficiency programs to focus on making deeper inroads into apartment buildings, affordable housing, and other multifamily properties.
What strategies and solutions can work in 2017? In this new article, TRC's Julieann Summerford and Shelley Beaulieu explain avenues to success TRC experts have refined from years of experience, such as:
This article is the second in a series. In the coming weeks and months, we will be following up with additional advice on how utilities, policymakers, and other stakeholders can:
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