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Blog Post | March 21, 2019 - 10:57 am

From construction to retrofits, PACE financing is saving serious energy

Property assessed clean energy (PACE), a popular, long-term financing tool for energy and water conservation projects, has grown quickly in recent years across the United States.

The PACE...

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Press Release | October 15, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Expand Efficiency Standards to Cover Additional Products

WASHINGTON, D.C. — There is great potential for energy savings if efficiency standards were implemented for additional products. These new standards...
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Press Release | September 10, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Study Finds U.S. Can Reduce Energy Use 25% and Save Consumers $600 Billion Through Greater Energy Efficiency

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new study released today finds that the United States could reduce its projected energy use by more than 25 percent and save...
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Press Release | August 07, 2001 - 12:00 pm

House Energy Bill Does Little to Promote Energy Efficiency; Senate Should Address Gaps

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Despite extensive rhetoric from the President, Vice-President, and House leaders in support of energy efficiency and energy...
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Press Release | August 01, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Report Says Auto Manufacturers Could Greatly Improve Fuel Economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new study demonstrates that major improvements in the fuel economy of passenger vehicles are achievable at modest cost over the...
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Press Release | July 20, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Fuel Economy "Improvements" in House Energy Bill to Increase Oil Consumption Over the Next Decade

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The fuel economy provisions adopted by the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Thursday would result in increased oil...
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Press Release | July 13, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Statement of Steven M. Nadel, Executive Director, American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy on the "Energy Advancement and Conservation Act of 2001"

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The energy bill approved by a subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy & Commerce on Thursday, July 12, demonstrates an...
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Press Release | June 21, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Newly Released Honda Insight Takes Top Honors in ACEEE's Green Book® Environmental Rankings

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A newly released version of the hybrid-electric Honda Insight has seized the position of "the year's greenest vehicle," says the...
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Press Release | June 12, 2001 - 12:00 pm

President Bush Comes Up Empty on Climate Change Policy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today President Bush made his most extensive remarks on global climate change since he assumed office. Unfortunately, according to...
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Press Release | May 29, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Stay Cool This Summer and Freeze Out High Electricity Bills With an Energy-Efficient Air Conditioner Up-to-Date Lists of Top-Rated High-Efficiency Air Conditioners Available

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On the same day that President Bush announced plans to reduce peak consumption at federal facilities in California by 10 percent,...
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Press Release | May 17, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Bush-Cheney Energy Plan Misses the Mark on Energy Efficiency, Public Interest Group Says

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As President Bush highlights energy efficiency during the release of his new energy plan today, leading energy efficiency experts...
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