Upfront cost of replacement remains a cause for hesitation among many Illinois city officials, despite the energy savings LEDs offer.
Getting customers to invest in smart thermostats requires more than just financial rebates, efficiency experts say.
States with weaker policies are still seeing clean energy job growth thanks to changes within traditional industries.
“It will be difficult (and costly) to reduce emissions, unless a wide range of options are available,” a new analysis says.
The mandatory energy assessments would include factors like lighting, heating, insulation, doors, and windows.