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Enviro-Mich message from Ric Lawson <lawson@publicpolicy.com>
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The following story comes from the Environmental News Service and indicates
that building standards in Michigan are lacking in regards to energy
efficiency and pollution reduction.  Follow the link for the full story and
where Michigan stands.


36 STATES FAIL TO BUILD ENERGY-EFFICIENT HOMES

WASHINGTON, DC, August 24, 1998 (ENS) - It seems pretty obvious - if homes
being built today were constructed to the most modern energy efficient
standards, homeowners would save money and create less air pollution. Now,
the Washington based Alliance to Save Energy has proved it with facts and
figures - modern building energy codes save consumers money and energy.
Full text and graphics available at http://ens-news.com

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