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Blog | June 20, 2017 - 4:19 pm

Clean tax cuts: a new idea with conservative roots

Congress is likely to tackle federal tax reform in 2017 and may consider new ideas.

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Press Release | March 06, 2017 - 5:39 pm

EmPOWER Maryland Will Create 68,000 New Jobs and Boost GDP in Maryland

Washington, DC—Maryland could gain more than 68,000 new jobs and $3.75 billion in new gross domestic product as a result of investments to be made...
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Blog | March 06, 2017 - 9:21 am

Vehicle standards are energy efficiency at its best – and too valuable to roll back

The Trump administration is reportedly launching a rollback of vehicle efficiency standards that greatly benefit the US economy. These standards save...
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Blog | March 02, 2017 - 10:16 am

What the Wall Street Journal got wrong about PACE

The meteoric rise of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing over the past few years has been surprising even to those working in clean...
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Blog | February 28, 2017 - 1:16 pm

Should utility prepay plans be considered energy efficiency programs?

Utility proposals for customer prepayment plans are on the rise. These payment plans require customers to pay in advance for their utility services...
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Blog | February 27, 2017 - 3:41 pm

Buildings smarten up, think about occupants, utility rates and the weather

Ever wonder what a building thinks about its climate or the occupants it serves? Or, conversely, how the occupants perceive their building? Buildings...
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Blog | February 21, 2017 - 4:52 pm

Multifamily energy efficiency spending nearly triples in four years

Today, one in six American households resides in the apartments or condominiums of multifamily buildings. While new multifamily buildings are being...
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Press Release | February 16, 2017 - 10:45 am

Report: HI, CT, MA, RI, and AK Households Save Most on Overall Utility Bills due to Appliance Standards

ASAP/ACEEE Analysis Ranks All 50 States and DC on Electricity, Gas & Water Bill Savings; NH, NY, VT, CA, and NJ Round Out Top 10 States Where...
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Press Release | February 15, 2017 - 10:26 am

ACEEE Supports Bipartisan Portman-Shaheen Energy Efficiency Bill

Statement by Lowell Ungar, ACEEE's senior policy advisor "If there is anything on which Congress should be able to agree, it is the Portman-Shaheen...
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Press Release | February 14, 2017 - 10:09 am

Electric Cars Sweep Greenest Vehicle List off its Feet

Washington, DC—Looking for a show-stopping present for that special someone? Love the environment - and your car? Want to know which model year 2017...
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Blog | February 09, 2017 - 3:58 pm

Demand response programs can reduce utilities’ peak demand an average of 10%, complementing savings from energy efficiency programs

Demand response and energy efficiency programs are complementary: energy efficiency reduces both energy use and peak demand while demand response...
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