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HOW NYC CO-OPS/CONDOS SAVE ENERGY

Energy is one budget item that NYC co-ops and condos can lower, and the articles here will give you ideas on how to do that. Plus, New York City has passed an ambitious set of laws that requires buildings to reduce their carbon emissions over the next decade, and all buildings will have to comply. For co-ops and condos, this means taking action now.

State regulators give final approval for $4 billion hydroelectric transmission from Canada.

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The greening of the electric grid will help boards cut carbon emissions.

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Boards need to start preparing for a future without gas-powered vehicles.

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Transmission lines will bring clean electricity to Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island.

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Environmentalists now say hydroelectric power is not clean energy.

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Budget cuts derail ambitious plan to keep organic waste out of landfills.

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Problem Solved: Heat Pumps Put an End to Uneven Heating and Cooling

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Some shareholders ponied up early, others can sign on later.

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Queens condo decides to invest in an array of solar panels.

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Co-op and condo boards need to start planning now to meet emission caps.

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Ask the Experts

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Learn all the basics of NYC co-op and condo management, with straight talk from heavy hitters in the field of co-op or condo apartments

Professionals in some of the key fields of co-op and condo board governance and building management answer common questions in their areas of expertise

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