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Blog Post | April 18, 2019 - 9:57 am

On-bill financing gains ground but faces barriers to wider adoption

This is the third of a four-part series of blog posts on recent developments and trends in energy efficiency financing. Prior posts covered ...

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Blog Post | September 16, 2011 - 12:14 pm

What Will USDA Budget Cuts Mean for Energy Efficiency?

The 2012 Farm Bill is still several months away from really heating up, but we are already starting to think about what our priorities should be. ...
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Blog Post | September 12, 2011 - 10:18 am

Introducing ACEEE’s New Director of Behavior and Human Dimensions Susan Mazur-Stommen

As I start my fourth week here at ACEEE, it seems like a good moment to introduce myself and at the same time offer some glimpses of where we hope to...
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Press Release | August 26, 2011 - 3:09 pm

New Refrigerator Standards the “Coolest Yet”

DOE Standards Will Cut Energy Usage by 25 Percent   New Department of Energy efficiency standards will cut the energy use of most new refrigerators...
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Press Release | August 24, 2011 - 4:19 pm

Study: Energy Efficiency Can Save Missouri $6.1 Billion and Create 8,500 Local Jobs

Cost-Effective Policies Could Meet 17% of State Energy Needs, Cutting Energy Bills While Creating Local Jobs  
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Blog Post | August 22, 2011 - 4:57 pm

How to Avoid a Train Wreck: Replacing Old Coal Plants with Energy Efficiency

Over the past year, the utility industry has experienced significant angst over pending updates to utility environmental regulations. Of particular...
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Blog Post | August 12, 2011 - 3:45 pm

Energy Efficiency Finance 101: Understanding the Marketplace

The number of energy finance programs has increased dramatically in recent years. As the variety of programs expanded, so too has the diversity of...
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Blog Post | August 09, 2011 - 11:55 am

Heavy Truck Efficiency Standards Finalized – Now What?

Today the Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency adopted the first fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards for...
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Blog Post | August 01, 2011 - 1:08 pm

Federal Energy Efficiency Legislation Slowly Moving Forward, but Will the Clock Run Out?

In recent months, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee has been steadily reporting out legislation on a bipartisan basis. Included are...
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Press Release | July 29, 2011 - 10:35 am

Major Increases in Car and Light Truck Fuel Economy Standards Take Shape, but Some Provisions Could Undermine Economic and Environmental Benefits

Washington, D.C.—President Obama today presented a plan to increase fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards for cars and light trucks in 2017-2025...
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