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Blog Post | November 15, 2018 - 10:25 am

To inspire energy-saving behaviors, local governments engage residents, hold contests, try games

Nearly two-thirds of behavior-based programs for saving energy involve in-person contact with residents, such as home energy audits, according to a new survey of 50 such programs nationwide. As...

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Press Release | April 09, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Administration Proposes Deep Cuts in Critical Energy Efficiency Programs; Cuts Will Exacerbate Energy Crisis, Public Interest Group Says

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Bush has stated that the nation is facing an energy crisis as evidenced by the power shortages in California, overloaded...
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Press Release | April 03, 2001 - 12:00 pm

National Review of the Status of Electric Restructuring Finds Restructuring May Have Slowed But Energy Efficiency Policies Are Getting Increased Attention

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new study by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) indicates that the state movement toward electric...
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Press Release | March 13, 2001 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE Identifies New Technologies to Reduce Energy Use in the Industrial Sector

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Emerging Energy-Efficient Industrial Technologies: New York State Edition profiles 54 exciting new technologies that are likely to...
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Press Release | February 15, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Administration Considering Cutting Energy Efficiency R&D and Deployment Programs in FY2002

Washington, D.C. — Consumers and businesses throughout the nation are facing heating bills two or three times higher than those last winter....
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Press Release | February 08, 2001 - 12:00 pm

New Edition of ACEEE's Green Book® Identifies Environment-Friendly Cars and Trucks of Model Year 2001

Washington, D.C. — The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy today released the fourth edition of its groundbreaking consumer guide, ACEEE...
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Press Release | February 02, 2001 - 12:00 am

Energy Efficiency Investments Can Help Prevent California-Style Electric System Meltdown by Reducing Peak Loads and Increasing Reliability: Consumers and Environment Are Winners

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Consumers could benefit from reliable electric power delivery, savings on their electricity costs, and reduced pollutants emitted...
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Press Release | January 19, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Take the Chill Out of High Heating Bills: Current Lists of Most Efficient Heating Equipment Now Available

Washington, D.C. — Prices for natural gas and heating oil are up 50% or more in many parts of the United States. While the price of fuel is out of...
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Press Release | December 06, 2000 - 12:00 pm

World Bank Finalizes Landmark Energy Efficiency Loan for Brazil

Washington, D.C. — The World Bank and the government of Brazil signed a landmark $43 million energy efficiency loan on December 5, 2000. The loan is...
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Press Release | July 14, 2000 - 12:00 pm

Guide to Energy-Efficient Equipment Helps Owners and Occupants of Commercial Buildings: Updated 2nd Edition

Washington, D.C. — Owners and occupants of commercial buildings spend more than $80 billion a year on heating, cooling, lighting, and other energy...
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