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>>Global Energy-Related Emissions of Carbon Dioxide Stalled in 2014
Data from the International Energy Agency (IEA) indicate that global emissions of carbon dioxide from the energy sector stalled in 2014, marking the first time in 40 years in which there was a halt or reduction in emissions of the greenhouse gas that was not tied to an economic downturn. Read More at


>>U.S. DOE Building America Update
The U.S. Department of Energy's Building America Update newsletter is now available.
Read this issue to learn about:
>Building America Research Teams: BA-PIRC and IBACOS—Pioneers in Homebuilding Innovation
>Bonneville Power Administration Funding Opportunity: Phase I Deadline—March 27, 2015
>DOE Issues New Standards for Water Heaters
>Use the Building America Solution Center to Build Solar-Ready Homes
>Work with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Turn Your Big Idea for Building Energy Efficiency Into a Reality!
>This Month's Residential Successes
>Be a Citizen Scientist! Help Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Study Indoor Air Quality
>Building America in the News
>New Publications From Building America
Read the full issue for the latest news and information from Building America.