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Blog Post | May 23, 2019 - 11:17 am

Fuel economy gains, now at risk, reduce cost of summer road trips

As nearly 43 million Americans hit the road over Memorial Day weekend, they will see firsthand how improved fuel economy...

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Blog Post | May 15, 2005 - 8:00 pm

House Punts on Efficiency, Senate Looking Better

In April, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a comprehensive energy bill that does relatively little to promote energy efficiency. According to...
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Press Release | May 05, 2005 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE Offers New Resources on Commercial Building Energy Performance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released two new resources today on commercial building energy...
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Press Release | April 28, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Energy Efficiency: Critical First Responder to Rising Natural Gas Prices

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Energy efficiency provides a critical first response to rising natural gas prices according to a report released today by the...
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Press Release | April 20, 2005 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE Releases Three Reports on Agriculture: Energy Savings Can Help Smaller Farms and Ranches Survive

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released three major reports today on energy use in agriculture. They...
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Press Release | April 14, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Ehrlich Administration Kills Energy-Saving Program for Maryland Consumers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bill to reestablish energy conservation programs in Maryland to help households save energy, reduce their utility bills, and...
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Press Release | April 14, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Weak House Bill Moves Backwards on Energy Savings: ACEEE Report Highlights the Efficiency Gap

Washington, D.C. — Congress began markups on major energy legislation this week in the face of high energy prices threatening the economy and rising...
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Press Release | April 13, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Energy Department Grants Petition for New Refrigerator Energy Efficiency Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) granted a petition for a new standard for home refrigerators in a letter released yesterday....
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Press Release | April 08, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Congress Fiddles As Gasoline Prices Climb

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Painfully high gasoline prices have failed thus far to spur federal legislative action to address what looks increasingly like a...
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Press Release | April 06, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Senator Alexander Takes Significant Step Forward But House Goes Backward and Forward on Energy-Efficiency

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two significant congressional actions occurred today on federal energy legislation. First, Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN)...
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Press Release | April 05, 2005 - 12:00 pm

Consensus Agreement on Commercial Refrigeration Efficiency Standards Reached; Will Reduce U.S. Electricity Use by About 2.3 Billion kWh Annually

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Commercial refrigeration manufacturers and energy efficiency advocates announced today that they have reached an agreement on...
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