Impact! - NH&RA

Aug 25, 2015 - Solar power has been in the energy spotlight for a generation, and it's still a mixed bag as far as cost-benefit. Lang says, “The big thing we're working on is a battery storage system for solar power, which makes the solar en- ergy system stand-alone.” It can be attached directly to the. HVAC system and ...
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August 2015 | Volume XXVII No. 8

Technology:

Smart Controls for Energy Efficiency

P U B L I S H E D I N A S S O C I AT I O N W I T H T H E N AT I O N A L H O U S I N G & R E H A B I L I TAT I O N A S S O C I AT I O N

Impact!

Decisions, Appropriations, Rules and Regs

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IMPACT! Decisions, Appropriations, Rules and Regs



Blueprint for August What happened to Washington summer vacation?



by Marty Bell

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Supreme Court The impact of disparate impact



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HUD: Affirmatively furthering fair housing explained by A. J. Johnson

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Congress: Successful programs caught in budget brouhaha by Joel L. Swerdlow

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David Abromowitz: What’s Next HUD, let’s talk

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HUD: RAD revisions



By A. J. Johnson

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Why RAD worked

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Energy Efficiency and Technology

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Products and people team-up for energy efficiency



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Thom Amdur: New Developments Elevating affordable rental housing in the national dialogue

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Story Architects Meet this month’s contributors



Talking Heads David Leopold, Freddie Mac: Creating New Investor Products



by Darryl Hicks

33 Member News 34 Ernst & Young



Corporate Tax Credit Fund Watch

36 State Roundup 38 NH&RA News 40 Numbers



Appropriations Comparisons

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Winn saves Worcester landmark



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