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Press Release | January 18, 2018 - 2:47 pm

ACEEE Supports Smart Manufacturing by Partnering with Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute

Washington, DC—ACEEE today announces that it has joined the Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII). ACEEE now joins the Smart Manufacturing...

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Blog | June 02, 2017 - 10:15 am

Funding for energy efficiency is at risk in Connecticut, and it’s worse than before

A year ago I wrote about a threat to energy efficiency funding in Connecticut. Lawmakers had proposed using Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI...
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Blog | May 31, 2017 - 12:21 pm

Save Energy, Save Lives: Announcing ACEEE’s newest program, Health and Environment

Spring is peak season for allergies and asthma. As a result, May has been declared National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month by the Asthma and...
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Blog | May 26, 2017 - 10:00 am

New standard practice manual for cost-effectiveness is an indispensable resource

On May 18th the National Efficiency Screening Project and E4TheFuture announced the release of the first National Standard Practice Manual (NSPM)....
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Blog | 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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Blog | 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 | 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 | 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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Blog | 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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Blog | 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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Blog | April 27, 2017 - 11:25 am

New bill would treat PACE like a mortgage and take away consumer choice

Residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) programs have been an unqualified success story for consumers’ pocketbooks and the economy, helping...
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