The City of Houston partnered with HARC/GTRI to commission the design and an initial look at the feasibility of urban rooftop food production for downtown city-owned properties. A final report was published on November 25, 2013.
City of Houston Energy Efficiency Projects
HARC works with the City of Houston on a wide range of energy efficiency projects. Through its partnership with the City of Houston, HARC works with commercial building managers, residential builders, and homeowners to demonstrate leadership in energy efficiency and environmental performance.
Energy efficiency projects have included:
Jennifer Ronk, HARC's Program Director of Environmental Science and Energy Efficiency, provided an update on solar energy and how it can be used in The Woodlands. The lecture was held at the George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library on November 19, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
HARC Researcher, Gavin Dillingham spoke at the Houston Green Office Challenge Peer Workshop on Energy Efficiency Financing. The event was held on October 30, 2013, 1:30 p.m. at the Green Building Resource Center.