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Decarbonization Download: 5 Qs with Gundersen Health System

By Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 27, 2021

The healthcare sector faces unique challenges in its efforts to reduce carbon emissions and increase energy efficiency – but with unique challenges come unique opportunities. Tim Wilson of Gundersen Health System shares the organization’s new efficiency projects and two things you can do right now to reduce the carbon footprint of your healthcare facilities.

Take 5 minutes to watch the conversation with Kelly Speakes-Backman, Acting Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, and walk away with a model for achieving energy independence with onsite generation to cut costs for your buildings.


Read the full transcript of the uncut interview here.

Decarbonization is central to efficient operations and robust financial performance. Through the Better Climate Challenge and the Better Buildings Low Carbon Pilot, DOE is working with market leaders to demonstrate real-world successes in achieving low and no carbon emissions from building and manufacturing operations.


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