5. Energy Efficiency
5.2 ENERGY STAR® Appliances
Mandatory if providing appliances
Green Communities Recommended Resources
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11 31 00 (11450) Residential Appliances Specify ENERGY STAR labeled clothes dryers, dishwashers, and refrigerators. If substitutions are allowed, only allow substitutions that are ENERGY STAR-labeled.
The information above refers to the Construction Specification Institute's (CSI) MasterFormat. The numbers listed above refer to some of the most relevant but not all of the possible MasterFormat sections related to this strategy. The 6-digit numbers refer to the newer 2004 MasterFormat edition. Numbers in parenthesis refer to the older 1995 edition.
Publications and Links
Rebates may be available from local utilities for the purchase and replacement of equipment and appliances. Check with local utilities for programs.
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