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Blog | January 08, 2018 - 3:50 pm

Energy efficiency can help address childhood asthma (second part of video series)

In a new three-part video series, ACEEE explores how energy efficiency can improve people’s health. We hear the stories of homeowners in three states. Our ...

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Blog | March 18, 2016 - 10:00 am

Electricity savings from coast to coast

We tend to talk about energy savings in two ways. There is the total annual impact of savings, made up of layers of savings from programs implemented...
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Blog | March 17, 2016 - 3:24 pm

Introducing an ACEEE webinar series on energy efficiency and the Clean Power Plan

Energy efficiency is a proven and cost-effective strategy to reduce pollution and can help states comply with environmental regulations, including...
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Blog | March 16, 2016 - 10:00 am

Sharing the human face of energy efficiency

As energy efficiency geeks, we here at ACEEE are deep into the numbers, publishing report after report on the quads and TWh and MMT CO2 savings from...
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Blog | March 11, 2016 - 10:00 am

How much is a trillion anyway?

With cumulative dollar savings from products sold through 2035 estimated at over one trillion, appliance, equipment, and lighting efficiency...
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Blog | March 04, 2016 - 10:00 am

The long road to today's CAFE standards

Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for cars and light trucks, first adopted in 1975 in the wake of the OPEC oil embargo, resulted in a...
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Blog | February 24, 2016 - 10:00 am

Here’s a how-to guide to help states cut their emissions with energy efficiency

As inhabitants of the Information Age, we have the power to do whatever we put our minds to. Want to learn to tie a tie? There are tutorials on...
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Blog | February 23, 2016 - 10:00 am

Why we need innovations AND insulation

Bill Gates, billionaire philanthropist and co-founder of Microsoft, marked several items off his 2015 to-do list when he announced the creation of...
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Blog | February 17, 2016 - 10:00 am

Meet the $100 billion market of energy efficiency financing

As the stock market soared to new heights after the Great Recession, so too did energy efficiency financing. Our new paper, Energy Efficiency Finance...
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Blog | February 12, 2016 - 10:01 am

Four reasons we can breathe easy despite the Supreme Court’s stay

Earlier this week the Supreme Court granted a motion to stay the Clean Power Plan while the DC Circuit Court hears arguments. That means there is a...
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Blog | February 12, 2016 - 10:00 am

Take a ride on the energy slide with building codes

Building codes have protected people with minimum health and safety requirements for buildings since the Code of Hammurabi in 1754 BCE. Energy...
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