Article excerpted from Greenbiz.com.
“Climate resilience retrofits for affordable multifamily housing are critical to the survival of apartment residents.
Jim Newman, principal of Linnean Solutions, said in a workshop at BuildingEnergy 15 on March 4 in Boston that “a lot of people are going to be sheltering in place.”
Of the housing that was in the flood zone affected by Hurricane Sandy, for example, 80 percent was affordable.
“That’s an outrageous percentage,” Newman said…”