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Press Release | April 06, 2017 - 12:44 pm

Maryland Renews Landmark Energy Efficiency Initiative

Washington, D.C.The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) today commended Maryland lawmakers for extending the successful EmPOWER Maryland energy effi

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Blog | January 27, 2017 - 4:44 pm

Art Rosenfeld, the “Godfather of Energy Efficiency” and an ACEEE founder, passed away today

Art Rosenfeld, a leading physicist and one of the founders of ACEEE, passed away today at age 90. Art began the energy efficiency research program at...
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Blog | January 25, 2017 - 9:55 am

How to ensure clean water supplies? Energy-efficient desalination could be key

(This is the fourth blog post in our series on the energy-water nexus. Our first post outlined the potential impact of climate change, our second...
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Blog | January 23, 2017 - 10:15 am

Training needed! Energy efficiency firms struggle to find qualified workers

As the US unemployment rate nears a 10-year low, some companies report trouble finding skilled workers. The problem is particularly pervasive, as new...
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Press Release | January 12, 2017 - 3:04 pm

EPA Takes Appropriate Next Step on Vehicle Standards

Statement of Therese Langer, Transportation Program Director ACEEE welcomes the EPA’s final determination that greenhouse gas emissions standards for...
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Press Release | January 11, 2017 - 4:31 pm

EmPOWER Maryland Will Save Customers $4 Billion on Electric Bills

New Analysis Shows Maryland Energy Efficiency Program Has Far-Reaching Benefits
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Blog | January 10, 2017 - 9:57 am

We knew energy efficiency employs a lot of people, and now we know how many

As President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office next week, he will be looking to make good on his campaign promise to create jobs and...
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Blog | January 09, 2017 - 10:21 am

Green financing remains key, but what’s the best way forward? We want your ideas

2017 will usher in a new administration and likely some changes in federal energy policy. Despite the uncertainty of such change, one fact is clear:...
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Blog | January 04, 2017 - 12:28 pm

2017 is looking like a good year for energy efficiency as investments grow

As the new year begins, we expect 2017 will bring increased investments in energy efficiency and other efforts to save energy.
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Blog | December 29, 2016 - 10:17 am

Five new energy-saving standards from Barack Obama, but Donald Trump will get the final word

Yesterday, the Department of Energy (DOE) issued five new efficiency standards, culminating a decade of energy efficiency progress that began under...
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Press Release | December 28, 2016 - 10:54 am

Gov. Kasich Stands with Energy Efficiency

Statement of R. Neal Elliott, Senior Director for Research
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