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Blog | July 19, 2017 - 10:31 am

Natural gas efficiency has shown impressive advances, and the future looks promising

The majority of studies on utility-funded energy efficiency programs focus on electricity; natural gas traditionally receives much less attention.

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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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Blog | February 08, 2017 - 10:22 am

“Summer Study” goes to India’s “Pink City”

India, the world's most populous democracy, is making strides toward boosting its energy efficiency. Its efforts include the bulk purchase and...
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Blog | February 01, 2017 - 11:53 am

Wading into the Trump era of energy efficiency

Barely one week into the new administration, we are far enough into the water to see dim shapes of the future ahead—some look more like sharks, some...
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Blog | January 27, 2017 - 4:44 pm

Art Rosenfeld, the “Godfather of Energy Efficiency” and an ACEEE founder, passed away today

Art Rosenfeld, a leading physicist and one of the founders of ACEEE, passed away today at age 90. Art began the energy efficiency research program at...
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Blog | January 25, 2017 - 9:55 am

How to ensure clean water supplies? Energy-efficient desalination could be key

(This is the fourth blog post in our series on the energy-water nexus. Our first post outlined the potential impact of climate change, our second...
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