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Blog Post | May 16, 2019 - 12:34 pm

Prepay: Saving electricity and money or going without?

As more utilities look at prepay plans, new research finds this option carries both benefits and potential risks. While it may put at risk the wellbeing of some customers trying to save money, it...

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Press Release | October 16, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Establishing Emissions Standards for Combined Heat and Power Systems

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) was released at the National CHP Roadmap Workshop--...
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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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