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Blog Post | November 15, 2018 - 10:25 am

To inspire energy-saving behaviors, local governments engage residents, hold contests, try games

Nearly two-thirds of behavior-based programs for saving energy involve in-person contact with residents, such as home energy audits, according to a new survey of 50 such programs nationwide. As...

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Blog Post | December 01, 2017 - 11:29 am

New data, same results – Saving energy is still cheaper than making energy.

Keeping the lights on for customers is every electric utility’s top priority. To do so, utilities have choices. They can build power plants to...
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Press Release | December 01, 2017 - 11:04 am
Blog Post | November 28, 2017 - 1:44 pm

New technologies are poised to track the many benefits of saving energy

Intelligent efficiency technologies such as learning thermostats and smart watches are making it easier to track and quantify the many benefits of...
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Blog Post | November 21, 2017 - 11:10 am

Stories behind the rankings: These successes reveal benefits of saving energy

Residents and businesses across the country are saving energy and money thanks to smart state policies. Their stories help explain why some states...
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Blog Post | November 17, 2017 - 10:27 am

More fun than solar: The sun shines on ACEEE's energy efficiency conference in Arizona

ACEEE’s 2017 National Conference on Energy Efficiency as a Resource, held October 30-November 1 near Phoenix, Arizona, explored several emerging...
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Blog Post | November 16, 2017 - 9:58 am

Fuel economy is going up. Vehicle prices are holding steady.

In responding to an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) action on vehicle standards, ACEEE found that average vehicle prices have remained...
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Blog Post | November 14, 2017 - 11:58 am

Millions of people work to save energy: Here are some of their stories

In every state, across industries and technologies, millions of people work to save energy in the United States. To highlight this diverse and...
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Blog Post | October 26, 2017 - 12:17 pm

Rollback of truck standards is bad news for fuel efficiency and air quality

The Environmental Protection Agency is taking the first of possibly several steps that could set back fuel efficiency for heavy-duty trucks, increase...
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Blog Post | October 25, 2017 - 10:00 am

Low-income efficiency programs that work

Energy efficiency programs are especially important for low-income customers. Well-designed programs can help relieve the significant energy burdens...
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Blog Post | October 18, 2017 - 10:00 am

Innovation in evaluation accelerates as energy efficiency programs grow

As gas and electric utilities increasingly rely on energy efficiency as a resource, innovative ways to evaluate its impacts are emerging. Our new...
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