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PWE Rain Barrel Compost Bin Sale 2017

HOUSTON—The City of Houston Green Building Resource Center helps area residents conserve natural resources to lessen the effects of the Texas heat by offering rain barrels and compost bins at a discounted price.

Houston's Green Efforts

The U.S. Conference of Mayors named Mayor Annise Parker the winner of Mayor’s Climate Protection Award…

Houston Permitting Center to Install Wind Turbines and More Solar Panels

The City of Houston has received $900,000 in grant funding to add to the sustainability features of 1002 Washington Avenue...

City of Houston Adopts Residential Building Energy Efficiency Codes

Houston City Council today approved another five percent increase in the Houston Residential Energy Conservation Code.

Houston Plays a Big Role in Solar Energy Movement

The roof of Houston's Green Building Resource Center is lined with giant solar panels that help power the building. It's a facility that promotes solutions to improve the environment.

Program Director Steve Stelzer believes solar energy is the wave of the future.


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