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Blog Post | October 30, 2013

Where Does Your Community Stand in the Race to an Energy-Efficient Economy?

The recently released 2013 City Energy Efficiency Scorecard ranked 34 of the largest U.S. cities on their efforts to save energy—but we don’t think large cities should have all the fun. In order to help other cities see where they stack up, today ACEEE released the Local Energy Efficiency Self-Scoring Tool (Version 1.0 BETA).

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Press Release | September 17, 2013

Report Ranks U.S. Cities’ Efforts to Save Energy

Boston earns top honors in a new report ranking 34 of America’s largest cities on their efforts to cut energy use and costs; all cities have opportunity to save more

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Blog Post | June 24, 2013

New Orleans at a Crossroads: Leading Louisiana or Standing Still?

Any day now the legal and technical advisors to the City Council of New Orleans are expected to make recommendations for the proposed integrated resource plan and 2014–2017 energy efficiency programs for the city. New Orleans has been an efficiency leader in the Southeast with its quick-start Energy Smart programs that have been running since 2011.

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Blog Post | March 29, 2013
Press Release | March 27, 2013

Multifamily Housing Offers Opportunity for Utilities Seeking to Meet Energy Efficiency Goals

Study Recommends Nine Strategies for Designing Successful Programs

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Blog Post | February 15, 2013

Capitalizing on Where Water and Energy Meet

Cross-posted from the blog of the U.S. Green Building Council, Northern California Chapter

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Press Release | January 22, 2013

12 Programs Awarded for Saving Both Water and Energy

ACEEE and AWE Announce Award-Winning Water-Energy Efficiency Programs

Washington, D.C.—The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) today announced the first-ever awards for exceptional efficiency programs that save both energy and water. ACEEE and AWE are recognizing a total of 12 top programs including five exemplary award winners and seven honorable mentions.

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