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Roundtable held on affordable housing, renewable energy

by Ken Quintanilla

Guam - The Committee on Housing held a roundtable this afternoon on efforts to bridge the gap between affordable housing and renewable energy. Stakeholders discussed technology opportunities such as utilizing solar energy and energy efficient measures such as window tinting, solar shading, led lighting and air conditioning building management controls.

Other initiatives include an energy mortgage that credits home's energy efficiency in a home loan along with the Property Accessed Clean Energy Program which allows property owners to borrow money from local government to pay for renewable energy systems or energy efficient improvements.

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