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Blog Post | July 18, 2019 - 11:38 am

Mark Your Calendars for the 2019 City Clean Energy Scorecard

Next Thursday, ACEEE will release the 2019 City Clean Energy Scorecard, our most robust report ever to track city progress toward climate goals. While this is our fourth city scorecard, it is the...

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Blog Post | March 26, 2019 - 9:18 am

Vehicle automation is cool but will it save energy? We talk to an expert

We’re in a new era of rapid advances in vehicle technologies. Safety, mobility, and convenience benefits are spurring the development, for example,...
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Blog Post | March 21, 2019 - 10:57 am

From construction to retrofits, PACE financing is saving serious energy

Property assessed clean energy (PACE), a popular, long-term financing tool for energy and water conservation projects, has grown quickly in recent...
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Press Release | March 11, 2019 - 4:50 pm

Trump 2020 Budget Would Jeopardize Jobs & Clean Energy

WASHINGTON, DC —The Trump administration’s 2020 budget request, released today, proposes a drastic, 86% cut in new funding for the Department of...
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Blog Post | March 11, 2019 - 12:05 pm

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: New Toolkit Helps Quantify Efficiency’s Benefits

As new studies show energy efficiency is supporting more jobs and attracting more investments, ACEEE today releases a toolkit to help states quantify...
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Blog Post | February 28, 2019 - 9:08 am

Florida could add 135,000 jobs by embracing five energy policies

New ACEEE research shows that Florida could bolster energy efficiency policies to gain 135,000 jobs, making the state’s economy a bit sunnier.
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Blog Post | February 20, 2019 - 10:00 am

The gift that keeps giving: energy efficiency produces value year after year

An increasing number of states are finding new ways to track and value energy savings over time, according to research published today. Energy...
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Blog Post | February 12, 2019 - 10:00 am

Energy service agreements: Potential big kid in town?

This is the first of a four-part series of blog posts on recent developments and trends in energy efficiency finance. Subsequent posts will discuss...
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Blog Post | February 08, 2019 - 10:10 am

Roses are red, but they might not be green

The energy cost of roses isn’t very romantic. Of the 250 million roses Americans buy on Valentine’s Day, 90% are imported, requiring refrigeration...
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Blog Post | February 07, 2019 - 9:00 am

Emerging opportunities help commercial buildings optimize energy use

Exciting new opportunities are emerging for commercial buildings to optimize their energy use. These include not only innovative technologies, but...
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Press Release | February 06, 2019 - 3:04 pm

Rollback of light bulb standards would cost consumers billions — $100 per household each year

Statement by ASAP’s Andrew deLaski and ACEEE’s Steve Nadel The Department of Energy’s plan, announced today, to rescind the expansion of energy...
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