The Chatham County Commission in Georgia has made installing energy-efficient technologies a priority. Savannah News Now reports that the county council commissioned a $75,000 study of greenhouse gas emissions last fall.
Green construction is on the rise as homeowners look for new solutions to reduce monthly utility bills. Individuals’ interest in cost savings is spurring the development of green buildings.
Commercial and residential property owners across the United States are increasingly looking to reduce operational costs as energy prices continue to rise. One school district in eastern Idaho, for example, plans to incorporate geothermal energy into a few of its buildings.