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Mobilizing Energy Efficiency in the Manufactured Housing Sector

July 31, 2012
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Manufactured homes are an important source of affordable housing for nearly seven million Americans, particularly low-income residents. Unfortunately, energy efficiency in manufactured homes lags behind that of site-built homes. This study examines the potential for and benefits of energy efficiency in manufactured homes. It assesses the current housing market, characterizes energy use, and analyzes the cost-effective potential for energy efficiency improvements throughout the manufactured housing sector. Results highlight substantial potential for programs and policies to mobilize energy efficiency in manufactured homes.

Research Report

Mobilizing Energy Efficiency in the Manufactured Housing Sector

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Jacob Talbot
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