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Press Release | December 12, 2018 - 6:04 pm

Farm Bill Advances Rural Energy Efficiency

Statement of R. Neal Elliott, Senior Director of Research

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) applauds Congress for passing the...

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Blog Post | April 16, 2018 - 1:07 pm

How energy efficiency can boost resilience

Extreme weather events and natural disasters such as bomb cyclones, forest fires, the polar vortex, and hurricanes are wreaking havoc on buildings,...
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Blog Post | April 10, 2018 - 11:10 am

No crystal ball necessary: energy efficiency can help mitigate price volatility

Electricity bills don’t make for terribly exciting reading, but as boring as they may look, there is much more going on beneath the surface. Whereas...
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Blog Post | April 09, 2018 - 11:32 am

Lights Out for Residential Lighting Programs? Not Just Yet

LED light bulbs have transitioned from a fledgling technology to a major market player in recent years, with more than 450 million installed...
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Blog Post | April 05, 2018 - 11:23 am

EPA fails to do its homework on light-duty standards

The “final determination” on light-duty vehicle standards recently issued by US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt has...
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Blog Post | April 04, 2018 - 12:27 pm

Buying an efficient home is about to get easier in Massachusetts

Home buyers in Massachusetts may soon be able to better gauge the energy efficiency, or inefficiency, of their potential future homes. On Tuesday,...
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Press Release | March 30, 2018 - 11:40 am

ACEEE Denounces Imminent EPA Rejection of Commonsense Light-Duty Standards

Statement by Therese Langer, ACEEE Transportation Program director
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Blog Post | March 26, 2018 - 12:43 pm

Award-winning programs improve health and cut energy waste

In a promising trend that connects health and energy, a rising number of organizations have launched initiatives within the past 10 years to mitigate...
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Blog Post | March 26, 2018 - 10:30 am

The path to fuel economy is clear, even with truck sales in high gear

The Trump administration appears to be nearing a decision to roll back light-duty fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards. Automakers have promoted...
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Press Release | March 23, 2018 - 2:32 pm

Good News: Congress Stands Up for Energy Efficiency with Omnibus Bill

Statement by Lowell Ungar, ACEEE Senior Policy Advisor
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Blog Post | February 28, 2018 - 10:00 am

Energy efficiency has a leading role to play in our distributed energy future

The increased prevalence of distributed energy resources is driving changes to utility planning. Our new report, The Role of Energy Efficiency in a...
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