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A new report by the USGBC documents all of the existing legal authorities that federal agencies can implement to improve a sustainable, green buildings agenda. Titled “Using Executive Authority to Achieve Greener Buildings: A Guide for Policymakers to Enhance Sustainability and Efficiency in Multifamily Housing and Commercial Buildings,” the report found there exists over 30 federal programs totaling $72 billion to enhance green buildings. These funds require no new legislation or authority from Congress and are immediately available to the Obama administration.