Carbon-free buildings

Guest Essay

Why green banks should be able to finance upgrades to old buildings

Green banks are getting billions from the Inflation Reduction Act. The Biden administration should allow them to invest some of it in building renovations in city centers.

Patrice Frey, Calvin Gladney  . 

A stone building with weathered wooden doors
A former bank sits abandoned in downtown Shamokin, Pennsylvania. (Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis/Getty Images)