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Guiding Principles for Green Affordable Housing

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Green buildings are helping American families by reducing resource consumption and utility bills, and have the capacity to create healthy living environments. USGBC believes access to the benefits of sustainable, high performance buildings should be available to all, regardless of income.

These principles can help operationalize equity in affordable housing policy, programs, and investment.