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Blog Post | October 08, 2019 - 9:37 am

Where can electrification do most to cut emissions? Transportation

The transportation sector offers the greatest potential to slash greenhouse gas emissions through electrification— more even than buildings or industry, according to a recent ACEEE study and four...

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Press Release | December 06, 2001 - 12:00 pm

New Analysis Finds Daschle Energy Bill a "Good Start" on Energy Efficiency But "Crucial Provisions Missing"

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Now that Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) has released his long-awaited energy bill, an initial analysis by the American...
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Press Release | November 07, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Tax Incentives Effectively Promote Combined Heat and Power Systems

WASHINGTON, D.C. — An investment tax credit (ITC) or shortened depreciation period can be equally effective in encouraging faster adoption of...
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Press Release | November 06, 2001 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE Study on Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives Shows Strong Benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has released a study demonstrating that a federal incentive program...
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Press Release | November 05, 2001 - 12:00 pm

ACEEE Commends Senator Harkin for Energy Efficiency Provisions in Farm Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) commends Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) and his staff for the inclusion of...
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Press Release | October 24, 2001 - 12:00 pm

Private Sector Needs Help to Save Energy-Study Finds Government Role Is Crucial in Achieving Energy Efficiency

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United States is dealing with concerns about national security and the reliability and high cost of electricity. Expanded...
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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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