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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 | May 13, 2002 - 12:00 pm

The 2001 Carbon Scorecard: United States Seriously Lags Behind Industrialized World in Controlling Emissions

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United States continues to fall behind its industrialized allies in controlling carbon emissions. A recent European Union...
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Press Release | May 09, 2002 - 12:00 pm

New Study Describes How Energy Efficiency Programs Helped Avert Electricity Crises in 2001

Washington, D.C. — Energy efficiency programs played a crucial role in helping to respond to electric system reliability concerns last year,...
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Press Release | April 30, 2002 - 12:00 pm

Farm Bill Funds Energy Efficiency

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today the House and Senate conferees released their report on the Farm Bill, retaining much of the funding for the Energy Title (...
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Press Release | April 25, 2002 - 12:00 pm

Senate Takes Small Steps Towards Energy Efficiency

Washington, D.C. — The energy legislation approved today by the Senate takes several small steps to help Americans use energy more efficiently but...
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Press Release | April 15, 2002 - 12:00 pm

What DOE Didn't Hear: Smart Energy Policies that Save Money and Cut Pollution through Energy Efficiency

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The April 10 AP story ("Cheney Team Sought Environmentalists") said that in his conversation with Howard Geller, Director of the...
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Press Release | April 08, 2002 - 12:00 pm

Honda Civic Hybrid Earns Outstanding Green Score in ACEEE's Green Book®

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The newly released 2003 Honda Civic Hybrid offers outstanding environmental performance in a mass-market package, according to the...
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Press Release | April 02, 2002 - 12:00 pm

Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency and Green Buildings: Opportunities for State Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. — While federal incentives for energy efficiency investment have been weak, a number of states have taken significant steps to...
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Press Release | March 28, 2002 - 12:00 pm

Small Car Models Rank Among Safest Vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new report on auto safety released today finds that the average sport utility vehicle or pickup truck is more dangerous than...
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Press Release | March 14, 2002 - 12:00 pm

Senate Fumbles Fuel Economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate yesterday squandered its best opportunity in a decade to reduce U.S. oil dependence by voting 62-38 to pass an energy...
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Press Release | February 15, 2002 - 12:00 pm

New Senate Energy Bill Will Save More Energy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The new version of a national energy bill introduced today by Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) will save nearly three...
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