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NYCHA ANNOUNCES INDUSTRY-LEADING GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION EFFORTS IN CELEBRATION OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY DAY

On Nov 12, 2020
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#ICYMI New York Housing Authority is working to "significantly reduce GHG emissions across our 2,410 residential buildings by replacing costly fossil fuel burning systems with low-carbon, electric systems" to benefit residents and neighbourhoods. 👉 https://t.co/qKwNe9PLtF
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CONTACT: [email protected] NYCHA’s Climate Mitigation Roadmap outlines the Authority’s strategic approach for reducing overall greenhouse gas emissions to meet Local Law 97 NEW YORK – Today, in celebration of Energy Efficiency Day 2020, the New York City Housing Authority released its ...

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On Nov 12, 2020
@greenestcity shared
#ICYMI New York Housing Authority is working to "significantly reduce GHG emissions across our 2,410 residential buildings by replacing costly fossil fuel burning systems with low-carbon, electric systems" to benefit residents and neighbourhoods. 👉 https://t.co/qKwNe9PLtF
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NYCHA ANNOUNCES INDUSTRY-LEADING GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION EFFORTS IN CELEBRATION OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY DAY

NYCHA ANNOUNCES INDUSTRY-LEADING GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION EFFORTS IN CELEBRATION OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY DAY

CONTACT: [email protected] NYCHA’s Climate Mitigation Roadmap outlines the Authority’s strategic approach for reducing overall greenhouse gas emissions to meet Local Law 97 NEW YORK – ...

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