The many benefits of energy efficient homes and buildingsInfographic: Simulating the economy. Money in your pocket. A healthier you.

Publication - March 2, 2017 - By Dylan Heerema, Vivian Chung, Steven Cretney

Energy efficiency is about much more than saving electricity. Indeed, energy efficient homes and buildings come with many benefits.

Here are a few facts to consider:

  • Living in an energy efficient building can lower your heating bills by more than 50%.
  • Energy efficient buildings stay more comfortable and safe during a blackout or disaster.
  • 13 jobs are created for every $1 million invested in energy efficiency.
  • Energy efficiency has direct and indirect benefits to health.

Learn more about the multiple benefits of energy efficiency with this infographic, created by the Pembina Institute and The Atmospheric Fund.

Infographic

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