In 2010, 21 properties receive green rehabilitations, including the installation of Energy Star appliances, high efficiency water heaters, dual pane windows, native plant landscaping, and other energy efficiency measures.
In 2010, the California Sustainability Alliance takes notice of the many green accomplishments at EAH Housing and features the organization at their annual California Sustainability Showcase Awards. Each year, the Alliance recognizes organizations that are leading the way to a sustainable future for the state. The March 2011 awards showcase presents the EAH green programs to a statewide audience.
In 2010 EAH Housing becomes certified as a Bay Area Green Business by the Association of Bay Area Governments, joining over 2,000 other businesses and public agencies in the San Francisco Bay Area that have met the Association’s stringent standards of environmental performance.
EAH is awarded its first ground-up LEED certification through the US Green Building Council in 2010.