News & Blog

Blog | October 18, 2017 - 10:00 am

Innovation in evaluation accelerates as energy efficiency programs grow

As gas and electric utilities increasingly rely on energy efficiency as a resource, innovative ways to evaluate its impacts are emerging.

Read More
Blog | October 13, 2017 - 11:06 am

The proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan shortchanges the benefits of energy efficiency

The Environmental Protection Agency, in its proposal this week to repeal the Clean Power Plan, ignores the full benefits of energy efficiency — a key...
Read More
Blog | October 11, 2017 - 10:00 am

Why do people invest in home energy upgrades? We have answers

It’s not just about money. People invest in home energy upgrades for a variety of reasons, including reconstruction after heavy storms. Our new...
Read More
Press Release | October 05, 2017 - 12:49 pm

Statement of Steve Nadel, Executive Director of ACEEE, Marking Energy Efficiency Day

Today is the second annual Energy Efficiency Day, a time to celebrate the incredible benefits of saving energy. Energy efficiency is the cheapest,...
Read More
Blog | October 04, 2017 - 11:23 am

Energy efficiency can keep housing affordable for Maryland’s low-income families

Energy efficiency retrofits for entire homes and buildings can substantially reduce energy bills for low-income and multifamily residents. These...
Read More
Blog | September 29, 2017 - 11:30 am

In Run on Less roadshow, trucks topped 10 mpg in real-world driving

The first-ever Run on Less roadshow demonstrated just how fuel-efficient a tractor-trailer can be in real-world operation. Seven Class 8 Freightliner...
Read More
Press Release | September 28, 2017 - 9:49 am

ACEEE State Energy Efficiency Scorecard: ID, FL, VA Three Most-Improved States, MA Still #1

Washington, DC—As more states struggle with extreme weather events, the 2017 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard gives state-level policymakers a road...
Read More
Blog | September 25, 2017 - 7:51 pm

Help us save watts and drops by taking our new survey

Energy and water resources have long been recognized as interdependent, but policymakers have rarely addressed their interaction in any formal way....
Read More
Blog | September 13, 2017 - 11:42 am

Multifamily benchmarking can save energy — with the right support

Many cities have started benchmarking initiatives to reduce citywide energy consumption. This could be good news for people living in apartments and...
Read More
Blog | September 12, 2017 - 12:16 pm

Cool tech tools can conserve energy in surprising ways. Explore with us.

The extreme weather events sweeping the United States, from wildfires in the West to hurricanes in the South, are causing untold personal suffering...
Read More
Blog | August 17, 2017 - 10:00 am

Run on Less roadshow takes a national tour to showcase the next level of tractor-trailer fuel efficiency

In September, seven Class 8 tractor-trailers equipped with recent-model-year Freightliner, International, and Volvo trucks will participate in the...
Read More