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Press Release | August 14, 2018 - 10:00 am

ACEEE Presents 2018 Champions of Energy Efficiency in Buildings Awards

Pacific Grove, California—ACEEE presented three Champion of Energy Efficiency awards last night at its 20th biennial Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. The awards recognize leadership...

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Blog Post | April 30, 2018 - 10:50 am

Blockchain and energy efficiency: a match made in heaven?

Blockchain technology could transform energy efficiency (and the world as we know it), but lately it’s been getting a bad rap. Many recent news...
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Blog Post | April 25, 2018 - 4:53 pm

What is resilience worth to you? A new metric could answer that question.

Puerto Rico experienced another island-wide blackout last week. Distributed energy resources such as combined heat and power (CHP) could help...
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Blog Post | April 25, 2018 - 1:23 pm

Boosting your home’s IQ delivers savings and improves comfort

US homes can lower their energy use by up to one-sixth simply by incorporating smart technologies, according to our new report, Energy Impacts of...
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Blog Post | April 19, 2018 - 12:00 pm

A budding opportunity for energy efficiency

This year’s 4/20, the high holiday of marijuana culture, comes at a time of robust growth for the cannabis industry. All puns aside, this growth...
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Blog Post | April 19, 2018 - 9:32 am

Energy efficiency can help 32 states meet clean air rules by cutting pollution

Energy efficiency is a proven, low-cost way to reduce pollutants, and it can significantly help 32 states comply with US air quality regulations,...
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Blog Post | April 16, 2018 - 1:07 pm

How energy efficiency can boost resilience

Extreme weather events and natural disasters such as bomb cyclones, forest fires, the polar vortex, and hurricanes are wreaking havoc on buildings,...
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Blog Post | April 10, 2018 - 11:10 am

No crystal ball necessary: energy efficiency can help mitigate price volatility

Electricity bills don’t make for terribly exciting reading, but as boring as they may look, there is much more going on beneath the surface. Whereas...
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Blog Post | April 09, 2018 - 11:32 am

Lights Out for Residential Lighting Programs? Not Just Yet

LED light bulbs have transitioned from a fledgling technology to a major market player in recent years, with more than 450 million installed...
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Blog Post | April 05, 2018 - 11:23 am

EPA fails to do its homework on light-duty standards

The “final determination” on light-duty vehicle standards recently issued by US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt has...
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Blog Post | April 04, 2018 - 12:27 pm

Buying an efficient home is about to get easier in Massachusetts

Home buyers in Massachusetts may soon be able to better gauge the energy efficiency, or inefficiency, of their potential future homes. On Tuesday,...
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