Date Published: October 2012
There are no specific green building requirements under NSP. However, HUD strongly encourages grantees to incorporate green and sustainable building practices in their NSP programs. Under NSP2, many grantees specified green building standards as a part of their competitive application. NSP2 grantees should meet these standards.
For additional information, refer to the NSP Green Housing Development Guide. Another valuable resource is the NSP webinar Construction Rehabilitation - Going Green Webinar. Presentation slides, transcripts, and recordings for all NSP webinars are available at the NSP Learning Center.