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Press Release | December 03, 2019 - 12:00 am

Twelve Strategies To Step Up Global Energy Efficiency

Washington, DC – A drastic reduction in global energy use will be essential for an affordable and manageable transition to a renewables-based clean energy future, according to a joint twelve-...

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Blog Post | November 21, 2019 - 12:38 pm

Companies control majority of US energy use, but most lack efficiency goals

As companies and even the US Chamber of Commerce embrace efforts to address climate change, new ACEEE research finds that companies directly control...
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Blog Post | November 20, 2019 - 8:25 am

Grid-interactive efficient buildings are the future, and utilities can help lead the way

More utilities across the United States are adopting programs to promote grid-interactive efficient buildings (GEBs), which will be critical to the...
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Blog Post | November 19, 2019 - 9:26 am

British Columbia tops provinces in Canada’s first-ever energy efficiency scorecard

British Columbia earns top marks in the first-ever Canadian Provincial Energy Efficiency Scorecard, developed by the nonprofit Efficiency Canada to...
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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 (...
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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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