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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, misses a large opportunity to slash carbon...

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Blog Post | November 22, 2011 - 10:51 am

Help Your Community “LEEP” Ahead in Understanding its Energy Efficiency Opportunities

What energy efficiency policies make sense for your community? This question is not  always easy to answer. Energy efficiency can be a complex topic...
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Blog Post | November 17, 2011 - 12:23 pm

New Fuel Economy Proposal Would Bring Major Oil Savings

Federal agencies have formally proposed standards that would raise average car and light truck fuel economy to nearly 50 miles per gallon by 2025, up...
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Blog Post | November 16, 2011 - 1:21 pm

In Memoriam: Margaret “Meg” Fels, May 1, 1941 – November 12, 2011

Long-time friend and colleague, and former ACEEE Board member (1995 – 2001), Meg Fels died suddenly on Saturday, November 12 in Princeton, New Jersey...
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Blog Post | November 09, 2011 - 10:07 am

What’s on Your Bill?

Even as smart meters and smart phone apps proliferate, most households still get information about their energy use from a paper bill. Isn’t paper so...
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Blog Post | November 07, 2011 - 1:33 pm

Even as the Global Market Softens, Manufacturing Is Keeping the U.S. Economy Alive

The manufacturing sector continues to lead the recovery in the U.S., according to the Institute for Supply Management's (ISM) October 2011...
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Blog Post | November 07, 2011 - 11:24 am

Debunking Common Energy Efficiency Myths

Energy efficiency can be difficult to conceptualize. There’s not a representative device like a solar panel or wind turbine. Rather, it’s a...
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Blog Post | November 01, 2011 - 12:56 pm

Energy Efficiency Finance 201: Looking at Loan Programs and Finance Opportunities

Lately a lot of attention is being paid to financing of clean energy technologies. The promise is that just around the corner we’ll be able to use...
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Blog Post | October 25, 2011 - 12:12 pm

Industrial and Commercial Self-Direct Energy Efficiency Programs: Misunderstood or In Need of Improvement?

ACEEE is not shy about extolling the benefits of energy efficiency. Energy efficiency as a resource is cost effective, low risk, and offers immediate...
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Blog Post | October 21, 2011 - 11:59 am

State Progress on Energy Efficiency Creates New Business Opportunities

This week, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released its annual rankings of the 50 states and District of Columbia on...
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Blog Post | October 20, 2011 - 12:09 pm

SAVE Act would create 83,000 jobs and $1.1 billion in annual energy bill savings

A recent joint analysis from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) estimates...
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