Lobbying group to celebrate green headquarters

Fitzgerald, Patrick
July 2007
Hill;7/12/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 84, p13
The article reports that the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) will celebrate the certification of its renovated Civil War-era headquarters as the first green building in Capitol Hill, Washington. The building will serve as a model for sustainable design at a time when lawmakers are searching for ways to curb U.S. energy consumption. According to Sen. Frank Lautenberg, green buildings such as the Friends Committee offices improve air quality and lower the electric bills.


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