Three Tax Reforms to Encourage Modernization of the Manufacturing Sector

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Much of the equipment and production processes in America’s factories are decades old and not as efficient as modern equipment and processes in use by many of our international competitors. While some factories have been modernized, many have not. Modernizing these factories will allow them to better compete in world …

Energy Efficiency Legislation Advances, Illustrating Bipartisan Support for Energy Efficiency

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Washington, D.C. (December 4, 2012): Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that takes several steps to advance energy efficiency in the U.S. The American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act (H.R. 6582) modifies legislation that passed the Senate last month and returns to the Senate for final approval. …

Report Provides Lessons Learned from Chinese Best Practices on Building Energy Efficiency

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Paris, France (July 3, 2012): Today a new report entitled  Building Energy Efficiency Policies in China: Status Report was released jointly by the Global Buildings Performance Network (GBPN), the China Sustainable Energy Program (CSEP) and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). This is the first report of this …

Efficiency Standards Save Consumers, Businesses More Than $1.1 Trillion

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NEWS RELEASE Press contacts: Patrick Kiker, ACEEE, 202.507.4043, [email protected] Andrew deLaski, ASAP, 617.515.7755, [email protected] Efficiency Standards Save Consumers, Businesses More Than $1.1 Trillion New Study Finds Typical Household Will Save $10,000 from 2010-25; Enormous National Energy and Water Savings Gained Washington, D.C. (March 8, 2012): National efficiency standards for appliances, …

Apartment Building Owners, Residents Could Save Up To $3.4 Billion Annually with Energy Efficiency Improvements

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NEWS RELEASE For more information contact: Stephanie Folk, CNT Energy 773.269.4085 [email protected] Apartment Building Owners, Residents Could Save Up To $3.4 Billion Annually with Energy Efficiency Improvements CHICAGO (January 26, 2012): Energy efficiency upgrades in multifamily buildings could save building owners and residents up to $3.4 billion nationwide, according to …

Report Examines How Energy Behavior Programs Can Help Build an Energy-Efficient Culture in the Workplace

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NEWS RELEASE Media Contact: Patrick Kiker 202.507.4043 [email protected] Report Examines How Energy Behavior Programs Can Help Build an Energy-Efficient Culture in the Workplace Programs Examined Include Measures Taken by the House of Representatives and the Empire State Building Washington, D.C. (January 10, 2012): Energy behavior programs aimed at reducing building …

ACEEE: Massachusetts Overtakes California as #1 Energy Efficiency State, Michigan and Illinois Among Most Improved

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A2011 Energy Scorecard Top 10 Also Includes NY, OR, VT, WA, RI, MN, CT, MD; States Most in Need of Improvement Are: ND, WY, MS, KS, OK, SC, WV, MO, AL, and SD … While MI, IL, NE, TN, AL and MD Are Six Most Improved States.   WASHINGTON, D.C. …

Report: Combined Heat and Power Market Growth Varies from State to State, Requiring More Than Supportive Policies for Greater Deployment

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CHP Already Providing Over 12% of U.S Electricity, but More Efforts Are Needed to Overcome Market Barriers and Mitigate Uncertainty   Washington, D.C. (September 28, 2011): The combined heat and power (CHP) market is growing unevenly in different states, and will require more efforts than just supportive policies to achieve …

Economic Opportunities And Environmental Benefits Identified In The Intersection Between Energy And Water

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NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2011 Contacts: Steve Nadel, Executive Director American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (202) 507-4011 Mary Ann Dickinson, President and CEO Alliance for Water Efficiency (773) 360-5100 Media Contact: Glee Murray, Associate Director for Outreach American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy 202-507-4010 Economic Opportunities …

BIPARTISAN EFFORTS IN 2005 ENERGY BILL LED TO SIGNIFICANT ENERGY EFFICIENCY GAINS

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NEWS RELEASE Contact: Steven Nadel, 202.507.4011 Rachel Gold 202.507.4018 Media Contact: Glee Murray, 202.507.4010 BIPARTISAN EFFORTS IN 2005 ENERGY BILL LED TO SIGNIFICANT ENERGY EFFICIENCY GAINS Analysis of 2005 Energy Policy Act Shows Markets Transformed and Doors Opened to Further Legislation Washington, D.C., March 16, 2011-Energy efficiency provisions in the …