The energy debate can get complicated, convoluted, and contentious. It is time to bring it back to basics with a few simple questions:
True or False? New and existing commercial and residential buildings account for about 40 percent of total U.S. energy consumption.
True. Business Roundtable believes improving energy efficiency, particularly in buildings is an achievable, action-oriented solution that will produce real results. While energy efficiency may not be the most novel or innovative idea on the table of energy solutions, learning to use energy wisely is one of the best approaches we, consumers, government and business, can all practice to help secure America’s energy future.