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A requirement for HPD-financed substantial rehabilitation projects, EGC sets goals for construction projects not only to meet energy savings thresholds, but also to support quality and safe affordable housing. Site conditions and improvements, water quality, healthy material selection, and improving indoor air quality are all other facets of the EGC criteria to keep preserve proper affordable housing.


New construction projects are also required to certify with the ENERGY STAR Multifamily New Construction program. EGC helps developers, investors, builders and policymakers make the transition to a green future for affordable housing. KOW can assist you to ensure your project complies with the EGC criteria.

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