News & Blog

Blog Post | January 24, 2020 - 8:13 am

Trouble ahead for US appliance efficiency standards

The US Department of Energy’s (DOE) plan for national appliance standards for 2020 has come into focus, and the picture is not pretty. Hard on the heels of its...

Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More
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--...
Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More
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...
Read More