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Press Release | June 19, 2019 - 5:41 pm

Affordable Clean Energy Rule misses chance to slash carbon emissions

Statement of Steven Nadel, executive director

The Affordable Clean Energy Rule (ACE), announced today by the US Environmental Protection Agency, misses a large opportunity to slash carbon...

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Press Release | May 07, 2019 - 12:11 pm

WA and CO Join Growing State Push for Efficient Appliances

Joint Statement by ACEEE’s Steve Nadel and ASAP’s Marianne DiMascio
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Blog Post | May 02, 2019 - 10:04 am

New in-store label for window coverings will give shoppers a clear view of energy savings

In US stores this year, consumers will see a new label on window attachments such as blinds and shades that will help them find the product with the...
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Press Release | May 01, 2019 - 4:42 pm

ACEEE Says Mahalo to Hawaii for Leadership on Energy Efficiency

Washington, DC — Hawaii’s state legislature approved a bill (HB556) this week that would adopt minimum efficiency standards for common household...
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Blog Post | April 25, 2019 - 9:43 am

Energy-efficient building codes are a cost-effective foundation for rooftop solar

An ACEEE analysis released today finds that energy efficiency and solar make complementary energy and carbon reductions in new home construction, but...
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Blog Post | April 24, 2019 - 10:02 am

Greenercars update: Mercedes-Benz and Hyundai top 2019’s Greenest List

In updated rankings published today, Greenercars.org has a new winner for 2019 — the Mercedes-Benz smart EQ fortwo Coupe. It now tops the Greenest...
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Blog Post | April 23, 2019 - 9:52 am

Will vehicle automation help or hurt the environment? Join our conversation

Many of today’s cars are already available with connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) technologies such as adaptive cruise control and automatic...
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Blog Post | April 22, 2019 - 1:48 pm

ACEEE debunks the myths behind the Ohio bill that would gut efficiency programs

As the Ohio state legislature holds a hearing tomorrow on a bill that would effectively gut the state’s energy efficiency programs, we want to...
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Press Release | April 22, 2019 - 9:50 am

Energy Efficiency is Great News for Earth Day

Statement of Steve Nadel, ACEEE executive director
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Blog Post | April 18, 2019 - 9:57 am

On-bill financing gains ground but faces barriers to wider adoption

This is the third of a four-part series of blog posts on recent developments and trends in energy efficiency financing. Prior posts covered energy...
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Blog Post | April 17, 2019 - 10:21 am

Earth Day since the 70s: A founder's tale

In 1970, headbands were in, Simon & Garfunkel topped the charts, and Denis Hayes, a graduate student at Harvard, read about a fledgling...
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