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As PACE Pioneer Ygrene Energy Fund Reaches 2000 Projects Funded in Florida, Hurricane Preparedness Drives 50% of Retrofits in the State Cities and counties in Florida cite climate concerns as key driver behind more than $50M in retrofit projects Ygrene Energy Fund Inc., a leading multi-state provider of residential and commercial PACE financing, today announcedRead More... Learn about how Ygrene can benefit you and save you money on hurricane protection! The award winning, privately funded YgreneWorksTM program provides immediately accessible financing for energy efficiency, renewable energy, water conservation and, in certain areas, hurricane protection, electric vehicle charging stations and seismic upgrades. Ygrene is committed to making it easy for families toRead More...
More About Windows!
Like anything else, there’s more to windows than meets the eye. In choosing replacement windows and doors, you’ll have the following choices, all of which can have a bearing on energy efficiency…
Frames: The frames of a window or door comprise 30% of the unit. Appearance, maintenance, cost and energy efficiency are each important factors in choosing the right type of frame.
Style: Some styles of windows and doors may be more energy-efficient than others. For instance, casement windows usually offer the tightest seal against drafts and moisture but typically cost more than other window styles.
Glass: Since glass comprises 70% or more of the window or door unit, your choice of glass can play a significant role in the energy savings you can expect.
Broward Impact can help you choose the most energy-efficient windows for your home.