The push for renewable energy generates more value than just answering energy-related problems. Here’s a fascinating article from the Electrical Contractors Magazine blog that echo these views. It’s called Energy Efficiency Creates Jobs and Affordable Housing.
It shares some interesting insights on some other ways the renewable energy industry is generating value for the community. This one’s particularly thought-provoking:
On top of job creation, energy efficiency retrofits also contribute to the creation of affordable housing. The report notes that retrofits make homes more affordable, but they also lower the cost of housing by lowering utility bills. According to EEFA, energy efficiency retrofits are the cheapest, fastest and simplest way to address energy and environmental goals.
Take a look at the rest of this article to learn more about it…