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Blog Post | November 06, 2019 - 11:59 am
Press Release | July 17, 2019 - 10:00 am

Portman-Shaheen Bill Offers Needed Bipartisan Energy Solution

Washington, DC—Today, U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) introduced the bipartisan Energy Savings and Industrial...
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Blog Post | July 16, 2019 - 12:47 pm

How to zero out emissions? More US states use energy efficiency

A growing number of states are adopting ambitious clean energy goals, aiming to zero out emissions in the power sector and, in some cases, the...
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Press Release | July 11, 2019 - 1:48 pm

Latest DOE Actions on Appliance Standards Will Cost Consumers and Increase Carbon Emissions

Washington, DC—Today, the Department of Energy (DOE) reversed course and sided with the gas industry, at the expense of consumers, by indicating it...
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Press Release | June 19, 2019 - 5:41 pm

Affordable Clean Energy Rule Misses Chance to Slash Carbon Emissions

Statement of Steven Nadel, executive director The Affordable Clean Energy Rule (ACE), announced today by the US Environmental Protection Agency,...
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Blog Post | June 12, 2019 - 10:20 am

Here are six ways we have slashed US energy use by a fifth

Major energy efficiency policies slashed US energy use by about 20% in 2017, saving a whopping 25 quads of energy —the amount used in California,...
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Blog Post | June 11, 2019 - 11:40 am

DOE refuses public hearing on a proposal that could gut US appliance standards

UPDATE (June 26): After receiving our renewed public hearing request and similar requests from a number of manufacturers and AHRI, an industry trade...
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Blog Post | May 30, 2019 - 10:05 am

Cannabis and indoor agriculture can slash overhead costs with energy efficiency

As the market for indoor agriculture in North America surges, businesses, growers, and states are finding innovative ways to slash energy costs that...
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Press Release | May 28, 2019 - 4:23 pm

Nevada Joins States Opposing Light Bulb Rollback

Joint statement by ACEEE’s Jennifer Amann, ASAP’s Andrew deLaski, and SWEEP’s Tom Polikilas
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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 saves them money. Put simply...
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Blog Post | May 21, 2019 - 11:22 am

For existing homes, energy efficiency often has a better return on investment than solar

Looking for an investment with a high, secure return on investment? A light energy efficiency retrofit of a typical existing home can deliver a...
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