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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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Press Release | June 20, 2016 - 4:50 pm
Blog | June 17, 2016 - 10:18 am

Celebrating 40 years of saving energy and training students in industrial efficiency

Industry has been important to the American economy since the earliest days of our country and the strength of the manufacturing sector is a priority...
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Blog | June 10, 2016 - 10:00 am

Energy efficiency makes Clean Power Plan goals very achievable

The Environmental Protection Agency has finalized state-specific limits on greenhouse gas emissions from the power sector. States can get most, if...
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Blog | June 01, 2016 - 10:00 am

Energy efficiency lowers costs in recent PJM capacity auction

Energy efficiency provides many benefits to the electric utility system. One of these benefits is reducing the market price for electric generation....
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Blog | May 26, 2016 - 9:36 am

New York REVs up as commission includes efficiency in earnings opportunities; efficiency targets to be decided later

Last week the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) released its final decision in Phase 2 of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV)...
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Blog | May 24, 2016 - 10:00 am

To check progress toward 2025 fuel economy targets, we took a look at the Ford F-150

Recent press accounts of automobile fuel economy trends express concern that light trucks won’t be able to keep up with rising fuel economy (CAFE)...
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Blog | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

Explaining the unique energy burden of low-income households

In a recent report released by ACEEE and Energy Efficiency for All, Lifting the High Energy Burden in America’s Largest Cities, we measured energy...
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Blog | May 19, 2016 - 10:00 am

Oakland is living up to California’s high bar on energy efficiency, and then some

Local governments of all sizes can invest days, months, and years into advancing energy efficiency programs and policies. Yet many go unrecognized...
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Blog | May 18, 2016 - 10:00 am

Why utilities are investing in this technology as a way to boost resiliency and reduce consumer costs

What if there was a technology your utility could deploy today that was cheaper and cleaner than most existing power generation, that boosted system...
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Blog | May 12, 2016 - 12:56 pm

Huge progress on lighting efficiency improvements

Several recent sets of data show large improvements in lighting energy efficiency in recent years. First, DOE has commissioned two US Lighting Market...
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