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Green Retrofits Cuts Residents’ Bills

Green Retrofits Cuts Residents’ Bills

At a time when expenses seem to be rising everywhere, some Mercy Housing Northwest residents are seeing significant savings on their utility bills. On average, 7 MHNW properties saved an amazing $62,000 per year as a result of the Green Retrofit Program. Residents are now saving: 24% in common space electricity consumption 18% in total … Continue reading

HUD Green Retrofit Program In Northwest Proves to be a Huge Success in Reducing Energy and Water Consumption

HUD Green Retrofit Program In Northwest Proves to be a Huge Success in Reducing Energy and Water Consumption

In 2009, HUD announced a Green Retrofit Program (GRP) for Multifamily Housing funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.  In 2010, Mercy Housing Northwest signed up seven properties for involvement in the GRP program which involved receiving funding for and implementing energy and water efficiency and indoor air quality upgrades and the properties as … Continue reading