Network Updates / Washington, DC, United States / 2017-09-20

Washington, DC Is EPA’s #1 City for 2017:
Third time running

Washington, DC once again earned the number one ranking on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) annual list of U.S. metro areas with the most ENERGY STAR® certified buildings.

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Washington, DC Number One on EPA’s 2017 Top Cities List

“Washington, DC is honored to top EPA’s 2017 Top Cities list,” said Mayor Bowser. “We continue to be a national leader in energy efficiency and green building, and these efforts by the private sector are critical to achieving our Sustainable DC goals. Washington, DC is committed to being a leader on issues related to climate change, and we will continue taking steps to lower our energy costs while building more sustainable and resilient neighborhoods.”