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Press Release | January 22, 2020 - 8:44 am

2020 Hybrids Surge onto Greenest Car List, Joining the Greenest of EVs

Washington, DC (January 22, 2020): After several years of all-electric cars dominating the annual Greenest vehicles list, 2020 brings a surprise – a resurgence of the hybrid, whether plug-in or...

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Blog Post | November 01, 2019 - 12:34 pm

Puerto Rico poised to benefit from energy efficiency, but opponents get the facts wrong

The people of Puerto Rico will soon benefit significantly from an untapped and least-cost energy resource: energy efficiency. Customer efficiency...
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Blog Post | October 30, 2019 - 10:43 am

What’s next after lighting? Regional leaders offer diverse responses

As federal standards for lighting improve, many utilities and program administrators are looking at their energy efficiency portfolios and wondering...
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Blog Post | October 24, 2019 - 11:15 am

The environment could be the big winner of Canada’s election

Canada’s parliamentary election this week is a big win for energy efficiency and the environment. About two-thirds of voters backed political parties...
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Blog Post | October 24, 2019 - 9:40 am

How well are we tracking the health impacts of energy efficiency programs?

In-home energy efficiency programs can do a lot to improve people’s health, especially for vulnerable families. A disproportionately high number of...
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Blog Post | October 22, 2019 - 12:14 pm

Climate change – ‘the cause of our lifetime:’ Opening remarks from EER

How can energy efficiency help mitigate climate change? This topic got top billing at last week’s 2019 National Conference on Energy Efficiency as a...
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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...
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Press Release | October 02, 2019 - 8:16 am

ACEEE and 550 groups celebrate Energy Efficiency Day

Statement by Steven Nadel, ACEEE’s executive director
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Press Release | October 01, 2019 - 12:00 am

50-State Scorecard Reveals States Are Ramping Up Clean Energy

States push building codes, appliance standards; MD improves most; NY joins MA, CA, RI, VT in Top 5
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Blog Post | September 26, 2019 - 9:06 am

Putting a price on carbon is not easy; energy efficiency can help

Carbon pricing has gained ground worldwide but has also drawn increased pushback in recent years, becoming a political issue, as illustrated in the...
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Blog Post | September 24, 2019 - 11:49 am

Report and webinar: US states lead on energy efficiency in 2019

As we head into the final stretch of 2019, clear leaders have emerged in this year’s race to slash energy waste in pursuit of a clean energy future....
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