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DC Set to Raise Bar for Natural Gas with Proposed Ban in New Construction

DC Set to Raise Bar for Natural Gas with Proposed Ban in New Construction

Joining other major municipalities across the country, the Washington, DC, City Council has unanimously voted to ban the use of fossil fuels, including natural gas, in new construction by the end of 2026.  Bill 24-420 (B24-420), aka the Clean Energy DC Building Code Amendment Act of 2022, would require the mayor, currently Muriel Bowser, to…

July 15, 2022