Buildings Energy Dallas Fort Worth
Buildings Homes Energy Use Retorfit Remodel Fort Worth Dallas DFW North Central Texas
Dallas-FortWorth, North Central Texas
DFW Buildings and Energy
Whatabout buildings and sustainability?
Inthe Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, there are over 2,000,000 homes thatneed to be retrofitted for energy-efficiency.
Inthe United States alone, buildings–including homes– account for:
- 72% of electricity consumption,
- 39% of energy use,
- 38% of all carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions,
- 40% of raw materials use,
- 30% of waste output (136 million tons annually), and
- 14% of potable water consumption
Inshort, our buildings are generally not a good picture of clean air orsustainable consumption.
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