Energy Efficiency Programs

Press Release | May 9, 2002

New Study Describes How Energy Efficiency Programs Helped Avert Electricity Crises in 2001

Washington, D.C. — Energy efficiency programs played a crucial role in helping to respond to electric system reliability concerns last year, according to a new study by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE).

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Press Release | December 6, 2001

New Analysis Finds Daschle Energy Bill a "Good Start" on Energy Efficiency But "Crucial Provisions Missing"

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Now that Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) has released his long-awaited energy bill, an initial analysis by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) finds that the bill's energy efficiency provisions are "promising but incomplete."

"The Daschle bill contains sound proposals that will help Americans save energy," noted ACEEE Executive Director Steven Nadel, "but several of the most crucial efficiency measures under consideration are either still in preparation or are missing from the bill."

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