FEMA to help communities pay for net-zero energy projects post-disaster

February 7, 2024

Via: Construction Dive

The Biden administration is plugging away at a goal of reaching net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. For FEMA’s part, covering the cost of net-zero energy projects is “the single most effective measure” the agency can take to cut greenhouse […]

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FEMA resilience program funding to increase

May 28, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

Community resilience and preparedness are increasingly important to the national bottom line. Last year the U.S. experienced a record-breaking 22 separate billion-dollar weather and climate disasters whose damages totaled $95 billion, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). […]