Sustainable Housing: Where Does the Energy Go?

Did You Know?


Globally, Buildings Consume
  • 40% of the world’s raw resources (this
     equates to 3 billion tons)
  • 16% of the world’s fresh water
  • up to 40% of the world’s energy
  • 55% of the timber harvest


Where the Energy Goes in Your Home?
  • 30% for space heating
  • 30% for water heating
  • 15% for lighting



Dec09
 


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