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Blog Post | November 13, 2019 - 11:08 am

How do efficiency programs serve low-income communities? New study takes a look.

A growing number of energy efficiency program implementers across the United States serve nonresidential organizations in low- to moderate-income (LMI) communities, which stand to benefit most...

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Blog Post | November 06, 2019 - 11:59 am

GM’s siding with Trump administration reveals a lack of commitment to clean, efficient vehicles

Despite its constant refrain about an “all-electric future,” General Motors’ recent siding with the Trump administration reveals a broader...
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Blog Post | November 01, 2019 - 12:34 pm

Puerto Rico poised to benefit from energy efficiency, but opponents get the facts wrong

The people of Puerto Rico will soon benefit significantly from an untapped and least-cost energy resource: energy efficiency. Customer efficiency...
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Blog Post | October 30, 2019 - 10:43 am

What’s next after lighting? Regional leaders offer diverse responses

As federal standards for lighting improve, many utilities and program administrators are looking at their energy efficiency portfolios and wondering...
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Blog Post | October 24, 2019 - 11:15 am

The environment could be the big winner of Canada’s election

Canada’s parliamentary election this week is a big win for energy efficiency and the environment. About two-thirds of voters backed political parties...
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Blog Post | October 24, 2019 - 9:40 am

How well are we tracking the health impacts of energy efficiency programs?

In-home energy efficiency programs can do a lot to improve people’s health, especially for vulnerable families. A disproportionately high number of...
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Blog Post | October 22, 2019 - 12:14 pm

Climate change – ‘the cause of our lifetime:’ Opening remarks from EER

How can energy efficiency help mitigate climate change? This topic got top billing at last week’s 2019 National Conference on Energy Efficiency as a...
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Blog Post | October 08, 2019 - 9:37 am

Where can electrification do most to cut emissions? Transportation

The transportation sector offers the greatest potential to slash greenhouse gas emissions through electrification— more even than buildings or...
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Press Release | October 02, 2019 - 8:16 am

ACEEE and 550 groups celebrate Energy Efficiency Day

Statement by Steven Nadel, ACEEE’s executive director
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Press Release | October 01, 2019 - 12:00 am

50-State Scorecard Reveals States Are Ramping Up Clean Energy

States push building codes, appliance standards; MD improves most; NY joins MA, CA, RI, VT in Top 5
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Blog Post | September 26, 2019 - 9:06 am

Putting a price on carbon is not easy; energy efficiency can help

Carbon pricing has gained ground worldwide but has also drawn increased pushback in recent years, becoming a political issue, as illustrated in the...
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