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Top 25 Cities With the Most Energy Efficient Buildings

Energy Star rated buildings

energy efficient buildings green homesThis week, the Environmental Protection Agency published their list of cities with the most Energy Star labeled buildings with the South accounting for 40% of the Top 10.

The EPA noted that all of the buildings that won the Energy Star rating last year saved on carbon dioxide emissions by more than 4.7 million metric tons and saved over $900 million.

Although the list is ranked by actual number of Energy Star ratings, giving large metro areas a natural advantage, the overall point is to show the progress in building trends and a move toward more energy efficient construction.

The top 25 cities:

top 25 most energy star buildings

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Lani is the COO and News Director at The American Genius, has co-authored a book, co-founded BASHH, Austin Digital Jobs, Remote Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.

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  1. Jamey Prezzi

    March 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm

    WOW! Miami #19? Who would have thought that?

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