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Blog Post | May 23, 2019 - 11:17 am

Fuel economy gains, now at risk, reduce cost of summer road trips

As nearly 43 million Americans hit the road over Memorial Day weekend, they will see firsthand how improved fuel economy...

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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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Press Release | May 04, 2001 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE's Howard Geller Submits Top-Priority Energy Policy Recommendations in Testimony to Congressional Energy Subcommittee

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 01, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Study Finds Better Fuel Economy Will Lower Oil Imports More Than New Oil Drilling

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Increasing the fuel efficiency of new cars and light trucks by just 5 percent a year would cut U.S. oil use by 1.5 million barrels...
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Press Release | April 24, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Statement of Edward R. Osann, President Potomac Resources Inc. Regarding Tax Policy Recommendations in "Sensible Energy Policies for Our Growing Economy," by the Sustainable Energy Coalition

The report being released today contains a number of recommendations for adjustments to federal tax policy. These are primarily laid out on pages 46...
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Press Release | April 13, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Statement of the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy on the Bush Administration Decision to Weaken Energy Efficiency Standards for Central Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The decision announced today by the Bush Administration to weaken the recently published standards for the energy consumption of...
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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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