Energy Efficiency Investment

(Blog Post - 7/13/2016)
As world-class athletes descend on Rio for the 2016 Olympic Games, twenty-three countries are vying in a very different arena to become leaders in energy efficiency. On July 20, ACEEE will release the 2016 International Energy Efficiency Scorecard,...
(Document - 4/7/2016)
Energy efficiency savings have grown substantially in the past ten years, and national leaders in program administration have emerged as savings levels have increased. This report reviews annual program performance for 14 leading energy efficiency...
(Blog Post - 4/6/2016)
Electric energy efficiency programs have grown substantially in the last ten years. As they’ve grown, leaders have emerged. In our new report, Big Savers: Experiences and Recent History of Program Administrators Achieving High Levels of Energy...
(Document - 3/16/2016)
Regional energy efficiency planning, especially across state lines, has unique benefits and challenges. This paper surveys a sample of current regional planning and implementation efforts across the country. It describes how to engage decision...
(Blog Post - 2/17/2016)
As the stock market soared to new heights after the Great Recession, so too did energy efficiency financing. Our new paper, Energy Efficiency Finance: A Market Reassessment provides an overview of structures that are working in the energy efficiency...
(Document - 2/17/2016)
This paper describes the current state of energy efficiency financing, highlighting what is and isn’t working, while offering a look at the future of the industry. The US energy efficiency finance market represents more than $100 billion in annual...
(Blog Post - 9/22/2015)
Even when the economy is doing well, economic growth and job creation always seem to be at the center of focus for policymakers at every level of government. So it’s only natural that when energy efficiency policies and programs are being discussed...
(Document - 9/22/2015)
Among the many benefits ascribed to energy efficiency is the fact that it can help create jobs. Although this is often used to motivate investments in efficiency programs, verifying job creation benefits is more complicated than it might seem at...
(Document - 9/4/2015)
Energy efficiency is using less energy to meet your energy needs. Increasing energy efficiency saves families money, improves business bottom lines, and creates jobs. This fact sheet illustrates the myriad ways consumers and businesses can invest in...
(Document - 8/21/2015)
This paper reviews the energy savings potential in Ohio available to meet the requirements under the state’s energy efficiency standard enacted by Senate Bill 221. First, we focus on four energy efficiency studies by the investor-owned utilities (...