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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 | October 28, 2004 - 12:00 pm

Top 5 "Musts" for Consumers to Cut Winter Heating Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Consumers can do more than hope for mild weather this winter as they watch heating oil and natural gas prices hit record highs....
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Press Release | October 07, 2004 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE Testifies on Efficiency's Role in Restoring the U.S Economy's Health

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Appearing before Congress' Joint Economic Committee today, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy's (ACEEE) Deputy...
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Blog Post | October 06, 2004 - 12:00 am

Not Your Same Old Standards: Update on the Progress of Appliance and Equipment Efficiency Standards

2004 has been a very busy year for appliance and equipment efficiency standards. On the legislative front, Connecticut and Maryland have enacted...
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Blog Post | October 05, 2004 - 8:00 pm

"Breaking Out of the Box": Highlights of the 2004 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

ACEEE hosted its 13th biennial Summer Study August 22-27, 2004 at the Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove, California. In what is widely...
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Blog Post | October 05, 2004 - 8:00 pm

Washington Update on Imminent Energy Policy Actions

While Congress and the Administration are not demonstrating much leadership overall on energy efficiency, several important issues hang in the...
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Blog Post | October 05, 2004 - 8:00 pm

Tight Energy Markets Make the Case for Efficiency

Over the last two years, leaders in the energy policy and energy-consuming communities have grown increasingly concerned about rising and volatile...
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Blog Post | October 05, 2004 - 8:00 pm

Save Energy to Save the Economy

World oil prices broke the $50 barrier in September, and natural gas prices are headed back above $7/MCF just in time for the heating season. Federal...
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Press Release | September 28, 2004 - 12:00 pm

Oil Prices: A Warning of Energy Storms on the Horizon

WASHINGTON, D.C. — With oil prices spiking to almost a record $50 per barrel yesterday, the public has received another reminder of energy challenges...
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Press Release | September 23, 2004 - 12:00 pm

Energy Department Delays Cost Consumers Billions in Higher Energy Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Each year's delay in setting three new Department of Energy appliance efficiency standards costs consumers and businesses billions...
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Press Release | September 20, 2004 - 12:00 pm

USDA Awards $22 Million in Grants for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Across Rural America

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded $22 million in renewable energy and energy efficiency grants for projects...
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