US cities adopt stricter building energy codes

BLOG POST Media Contact: Maxine Chikumbo (202) 507-4292, [email protected] US cities adopt stricter building energy codes By David Ribeiro, Senior Research Manager As US cities ramp up their clean energy efforts, stricter building energy codes are some of their biggest success stories. In fact, 30 cities have taken steps to reduce energy …

Call for presentations extended for Rural Energy 2020!

We want to hear from you! Call for presentations extended to August 30 ACEEE is still accepting submissions for our second Rural Energy Conference, a one-day, multi-track event. Join other energy experts in submitting your presentation idea about projects, programs, and research results that save energy and spur economic growth in rural …

High-performance flow batteries offer path to grid-level renewable energy storage

High-performance flow batteries offer path to grid-level renewable energy storage https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190725112549.htm   A low-cost, high-performance battery chemistry could one day lead to scalable grid-level storage for wind and solar energy that could help electrical utilities reduce their dependency on fossil fuels.

State energy savings targets evolve to meet new policy goals

  BLOG POST Media Contact: Maxine Chikumbo (202) 507-4292, [email protected] State energy savings targets evolve to meet new policy goals By Rachel Gold, Utilities Program Manager As more states seek to reduce costs and meet climate goals, new ACEEE research finds that energy efficiency resource standards (EERS) are delivering huge gains — 80% of all …

Fossil Fuel Industry: Killing the Customer : AltEnergyStocks.com

“Ethical Markets has been using and promoting EROI evaluation of all investments for decades.  We now need to  tell financial markets the truth: their self-absorbed, anthropocentric theories, concepts, models, from obsolete economic textbooks, still encoded in their ETFs, indices, benchmarks and algorithms do not recognize the scientific realities of our …

Mark your calendars for 2020 Energy Efficiency Finance Forum!

Save the Date for 2020 Energy Efficiency Finance Forum! Want to know how financing can drive a clean energy future? Join us for the 13th Energy Efficiency Finance Forum (EEFF) — the premier conference for industry leaders like you — to explore cutting-edge initiatives and major opportunities to finance projects that save …

ACEEE’s June Newsletter

June Newsletter We are excited to start the summer with good news: Nevada, Washington, Colorado, and Hawaii are adopting energy efficiency standards for products, including light bulbs. Similar standards are at risk of a federal rollback so states are acting to keep our nation’s light bulbs most efficient. We’re also …

Check out the attendee list for Grid Edge Innovation Summit

With two weeks until GTM’s Grid Edge Innovation Summit, we’re thrilled to announce and release a snapshot of the all-star attendee list who will be at the event. NextEra Energy Xcel Energy Tennessee Valley Authority New York Power Authority MISO State Grid of China Corporation APS NREL American Electric Power …