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2014-03-05 16:22:53

Legislation a Boost for U.S. Real Estate, Businesses and Environment WASHINGTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Real Estate Roundtable President and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey D. DeBoer today commended the U.S. House of Representatives in passing energy efficiency legislation, and urged the Senate to take similar action: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130520/DC17541 "The Energy Efficiency Improvement Act (H.R. 2126) - sponsored by Representatives David...

2014-02-28 12:23:54

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Real Estate Roundtable applauds the re-introduction of bipartisan energy efficiency legislation (S. 2074) that would spur potentially hundreds of thousands of new domestic jobs; cut energy costs for taxpayers, building owners and business tenants; improve U.S. energy security; and reduce hundreds of metric tons of "greenhouse gases" associated with global climate change; http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130520/DC17541 Co-authored...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.