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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 | September 07, 2016 - 10:00 am

Expanding the energy efficiency toolbox through green banks

There are many tried-and-true tools in the energy efficiency toolbox. Programs in the utility sector that offer customers a variety of rebates,...
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Blog | September 01, 2016 - 11:07 am

The good, better, and best of the Phase 2 heavy-duty vehicle standards

Heavy-duty vehicle fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions standards are a signature program of the Obama administration, initially adopted in...
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Blog | August 30, 2016 - 1:55 pm

Will New England electricity consumption continue to stay flat?

In the US, electricity consumption has been essentially flat in recent years. Increased energy efficiency efforts have contributed to this lack of...
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Press Release | August 24, 2016 - 11:44 am

ACEEE Presents 2016 Champion of Energy Efficiency in Buildings Awards

Pacific Grove, California—ACEEE presented three Champion of Energy Efficiency awards last night at its 19th biennial Summer Study on Energy...
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Blog | August 19, 2016 - 10:00 am

Our new analysis finds energy efficiency is the 3rd largest resource in the US electric power sector

Have you ever described efficiency as an energy resource and gotten a quizzical look in return? We have, even though utility system planners have...
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Blog | August 18, 2016 - 1:36 pm

New resource details past and future of ACEEE’s work on the water-energy nexus

ACEEE’s interest in the energy–water nexus comes from the fact that a large amount of energy is consumed in the water and wastewater industries, as...
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Press Release | August 16, 2016 - 2:16 pm
Blog | August 05, 2016 - 10:00 am

How increasing efficiency can stem climate change impacts on the energy-water nexus

ACEEE’s first entry in our energy-water blog series outlined the ways climate change could fundamentally affect the energy-water nexus. In this post...
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Press Release | August 04, 2016 - 10:27 am

ASAP/ACEEE Report on Energy-Saving Standards: Next President Could Set In Motion “Enormous” Energy and Carbon Pollution Cuts Benefitting Consumers $65 Billion a Year

Obama Legacy on Appliance Standards Exceeds All Previous Presidents; What Will Next Administration Do?  Potential Carbon Pollution Cuts Equal by 2050...
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Blog | August 03, 2016 - 10:00 am

Mobile homes move toward efficiency

Do you know which government in the United States is the biggest laggard on energy codes for homes? The federal government. But that’s about to...
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