Industrial Assessment Centers (IAC)

April 15, 2013
The manufacturing sector is critically important to the U.S. economy, and this is reflected in the Obama administration’s FY 2014 budget request. The $365 million request for industrial energy...
February 26, 2013
Today I have the privilege of testifying before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. My hope is that this is the beginning of a discussion that will lead to federal energy efficiency...
April 27, 2012
Supporters of industrial energy efficiency and combined heat & power (CHP) can breathe a sigh of relief, and might be allowed some guarded optimism as a result of the recent FY2013...
March 16, 2012
ACEEE and the Alliance for Materials Manufacturing Excellence (AMMEX) remain impressed with the President’s focus on the importance of manufacturing to the American economy. So when the...
November 29, 2011
The Industrial Assessment Centers (IAC) at the Department of Energy (DOE) have a long history of producing energy and cost savings for small and mid-sized manufacturers (to say nothing of the...
October 7, 2011
The Industrial Assessment Center program is one of the most successful energy efficiency initiatives in the federal government. It has a long history, predating the Department of Energy itself, and...
July 20, 2011
A few months ago we reported on a dramatic increase in the Department of Energy‘s (DOE) budget request for the Industrial Technology Program (ITP), as well as a more prominent position for White...
February 2, 2010
<p>The <a href="http://www.cfo.doe.gov/budget/11budget/index.htm">Department of Energy</a> released their budget request for fiscal year 2011 today. While the Office of...
January 5, 2010
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November 6, 2009
<p>A <a href="http://www.wwf.de/fileadmin/fm-wwf/pdf_neu/climate_solutions_2___executi... study by the World Wildlife Fund</a> examines the need for US industries to undergo a...