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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 | January 02, 2018 - 12:56 pm

2018 will be a year of seizing opportunities and facing challenges

The past year has been eventful for energy efficiency, bringing progress in some areas and backsliding in others. We have made significant progress...
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Blog Post | December 20, 2017 - 2:48 pm

What the tax bill may mean for energy efficiency

Although the tax bill passed by Congress today will bring the largest changes to taxes (and government revenue) seen in decades, we don’t expect the...
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Blog Post | December 20, 2017 - 1:10 pm

Smart buildings save energy and improve occupant comfort

Smart technologies can reduce a building’s energy use by nearly a fifth and yield additional benefits, such as increased worker productivity,...
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Press Release | December 15, 2017 - 3:22 pm

Statement of ACEEE and ASAP on Federal Plans to Put Updates to Appliance Standards on Ice

The US Department of Energy has indefinitely deferred action on 20 appliance energy efficiency standards, based on yesterday’s Fall 2017 Unified...
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Blog Post | December 14, 2017 - 10:56 am

Mayors tout the importance of energy efficiency in meeting climate goals

At the North American Climate Summit this month in Chicago, city officials from several countries recognized energy efficiency as an important...
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Blog Post | December 13, 2017 - 11:16 am

We can harness markets to scale energy efficiency; Our report shows how

During the holiday season, we are inundated with marketing messages as well as goods and services — hallmarks of our market economy. Popular products...
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Blog Post | December 12, 2017 - 12:16 pm

Our new three-part video series explores the health impacts of energy efficiency

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...
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Blog Post | December 06, 2017 - 10:37 am

The hidden gem of wholesale energy markets: Energy efficiency

A recent federal proposal puts a spotlight on an uncommonly popular topic: wholesale energy markets. Our new research shows that energy efficiency...
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Blog Post | December 01, 2017 - 11:29 am

New data, same results – Saving energy is still cheaper than making energy.

Keeping the lights on for customers is every electric utility’s top priority. To do so, utilities have choices. They can build power plants to...
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Press Release | December 01, 2017 - 11:04 am