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Blog Post | September 18, 2018 - 10:05 am

How Might Electrification Affect Electric and Gas Systems? Recent Studies Shed Both Light and Heat

Electrification is gaining a lot of attention as efforts mount to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and address climate change. ACEEE sees an important role for energy efficiency in these...

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Blog Post | May 24, 2017 - 11:46 am

Making America inefficient: the budget’s gory details

The Trump administration seeks crippling cuts to programs that accomplish the very goals of the proposed 2018 budget: jobs, economic growth,...
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Press Release | May 23, 2017 - 12:47 pm

ACEEE Statement: Proposed FY18 Budget Would Kill Jobs by Targeting Energy Efficiency Programs

Statement by Steven Nadel, ACEEE Executive Director For all the talk about increasing US jobs, the president’s budget takes a meat cleaver to the...
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Press Release | May 22, 2017 - 1:47 pm

ACEEE Announces New Senior Director for Policy and Federal Policy Manager

Washington, DC—ACEEE has restructured its policy leadership, adding a new senior director for policy and a new federal policy manager. “These new...
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Blog Post | May 17, 2017 - 10:28 am

Doing more with less: How the US economy grows while energy use falls

ACEEE started our DataPoint series of informative graphs in December 2015, with the first one on energy intensity and how it relates to energy...
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Blog Post | May 16, 2017 - 9:56 am

Silent Saver Under Attack: Why We Need the Building Technologies Office

Are you happy to have cheap, efficient light bulbs that don’t flicker and hum? How about a large refrigerator that uses less electricity than the old...
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Blog Post | May 11, 2017 - 10:54 am

How to jump-start the financing of infrastructure and efficiency? Join our discussion

President Trump’s position on clean energy has deviated from his predecessor’s, and the new political climate raises questions about how clean energy...
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Press Release | May 10, 2017 - 11:41 am

Cities Boost Efforts to Reduce Energy Waste: Here's How They Rank

Scorecard of 51 large cities reveals the top 10, including Boston, NYC, Seattle, Los Angeles, and Portland. Orlando, Phoenix, Los Angeles, San Diego...
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Blog Post | May 03, 2017 - 10:38 am

Where does your city rank in the 2017 City Energy Efficiency Scorecard?

Next week we will release the 2017 City Energy Efficiency Scorecard. Because it’s been two years since we published the last edition, here are some...
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Press Release | May 01, 2017 - 4:51 pm

Congress Takes Promising Step on Budget

Statement by Maggie Molina, Senior  Director of Policy We welcome the new congressional budget deal as a promising sign of bipartisan cooperation....
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Blog Post | April 28, 2017 - 10:19 am

Coal is big. Solar’s bigger. But energy efficiency is the biggest.

The New York Times recently reported that the solar industry now employs more people than the coal industry. It made the point well by featuring the...
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