10 Reasons You Might Want to Pursue Energy Star Certification

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RDC is proud to be one of the first Energy Star Certified Builders in British Columbia, having just completed a number of Energy Star homes in the new Crumpit Woods subdivision in Squamish BC.

For those of you not familiar with the designation of Energy Star Certified, we thought it would be worthwhile to list some of the benefits of engaging an Energy Star Certified Builder. The following is a synopsis from the folks at Energy Star on ten reasons why someone might want to pursue Energy Star Certification!

1. Lower Operating Costs
2. More Marketable
3. Reduced GHG’s
4. Lease to federal tenants
5. Higher rental rates
6. Increased asset value
7. Manage risk when developing properties
8. Hedge against future mandates
9. No cost
10. It’s just the right thing to do!

Read more at Energy Star.

Posted: Sunday, July 05, 2015