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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 | January 13, 2004 - 12:00 pm

Court Rules for Better Air Conditioner Standards: Consumers, Utilities, and the Environment Win

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Appeals Court for the Second Circuit, ruling today in the case of Natural Resources Defense Council v. Abraham, has...
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Blog Post | January 12, 2004 - 7:00 pm

Energy Bill Hangs by a Thread

After three years of Congressional work, the massive federal energy bill is two votes short of passage in the Senate. The bill was voted out of...
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Blog Post | January 02, 2004 - 7:00 pm

Energy Efficiency: The Best Medicine for High Gas Bills

Natural gas is coming into sharp focus as the nation's #1 energy policy issue. While electricity was on the front page during the 2000-2001...
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Press Release | December 19, 2003 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE's Tips for Gifts That Keep on Giving

WASHINGTON, D.C. — 'Tis the season to remember others. As you select holiday gifts for those special people on your list, remember that energy-...
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Press Release | December 11, 2003 - 12:00 pm

While Feds Falter, States Forge Ahead: Energy Efficiency Innovation At the State Level

WASHINGTON, D.C. — States can take important leadership roles on the nation's energy problems, according to a new report released today by the...
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Press Release | December 09, 2003 - 12:00 pm

Fast Help for Soaring Gas Prices: Profiles of America's Best Natural Gas Energy Efficiency Programs

Washington, D.C. — In the midst of a growing natural gas crisis, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) today released...
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Press Release | December 03, 2003 - 12:00 pm

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Can Cut Natural Gas Prices Quickly and Cost-Effectively: Consumers Would Save $103 Billion From a $7 Billion Public Investment

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Policies designed to spur new investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy generation could begin lowering natural gas...
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Press Release | November 16, 2003 - 12:00 pm

Conference Energy Bill: The Glass Is Not Even a Quarter Full

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The energy bill released this weekend by the House-Senate conference committee achieves only a fraction of the energy savings...
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Press Release | October 22, 2003 - 12:00 pm

States Ramp Up Support for High-Efficiency Power Systems: Combined Heat and Power Gains Ground

Washington, D.C. — Two-thirds of the energy that feeds conventional power plants is wasted heat. Combined heat and power (CHP) systems can cut this...
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Press Release | October 20, 2003 - 12:00 pm

New Consumer Guide Can Help Prevent High Heating Bills

Washington, D.C. — Facing this winter's high heating bills can be a lot less painful for consumers who turn for help to the Consumer Guide to Home...
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