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November 8, 2023

The SLI joins forces with ALA to create a climate action strategy for libraries

The Sustainable Libraries Initiative (SLI) is delighted to announce a partnership with the American Library Association (ALA) to create a strategic plan for library professionals to address climate change. The SLI’s mission is to empower library leaders to advance environmentally sound, socially equitable, and economically feasible practices to intentionally address climate change and co-create thriving communities.
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October 24, 2023

Inflation Reduction Act

New Inflation Reduction Act Provisions Allow State, Local, and Tribal Governments, Non-profits, U.S. Territories, Rural Energy Co-ops, and More to Access Tax Credits for Building a Clean Energy Economy 
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October 24, 2023

Code Section 179D incentive

Nonprofits can now benefit from tax deductions if they install energy-efficient equipment in new or renovated buildings that they own.  Starting in 2023, Internal Revenue Code Section 179D provides a tax incentive to those who build or renovate energy-efficient buildings. 
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October 23, 2023

Renew America’s Nonprofits program

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced a first-of-its-kind investment to fund energy-efficiency improvements in the nonprofit sector.  The Renew America’s Nonprofits program will include $45 million in funding for energy-efficient building improvements.
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