BLOG TO SAVE ENERGY
November 16, 2018 :
DOE's Look at Smart Devices Should Consider the Opportunities of a Systems Approach to Energy Savings
The Alliance emphasized to DOE the potential of connected products to optimize energy use and achieve energy savings that go beyond component-level efficiency savings, in both commercial and residential buildings.
November 14, 2018 :
Improving energy efficiency at home can keep you warmer this winter with a modest investment that will pay off in bill savings.
November 9, 2018 :
Federal policies aimed at making transportation more energy-efficient have been a key tool in the battle against air pollution to protect both human health and the environment – and need to be protected and expanded.
November 6, 2018 :
One in five households forgo necessities like food and medicine in order to pay energy bills, forcing difficult trade-offs that impact well-being. Energy efficiency policies today can bring long-term improvements.
October 31, 2018 :
The California laws will help make electric vehicles and their low operating costs more accessible to low-income residents.
October 22, 2018 :
In the face of increasing cost and devastation due to extreme weather and climate events, the U.S. has forced devastated communities to rebuild and replace damaged buildings and infrastructure to the same outdated standards. Now, Congress has acted to increase the resilience of communities most prone to future disasters and encouraged energy efficiency measures that will save taxpayers money.
October 19, 2018 :
IEA: Energy Efficiency is 40 Percent of the Climate Answer, but Major Economies Still Significantly Underinvest
IEA's report shows how global leaders could use energy efficiency to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions while the world economy expands. Instead, the report notes, top nations are investing far more in the continued development and consumption of fossil fuels.
October 17, 2018 :
We Read the UN Panel's Big Climate Report to Find What it Says on Energy Efficiency So You Don't Have To
The authors believe that “aggressive policies addressing energy efficiency are central in keeping 1.5°C within reach and lowering energy system and mitigation costs.”
October 10, 2018 :
In Congress's Recently-Passed Energy Spending Bill, Clear Instructions for the Administration on Efficiency Work
These provisions may not garner the same level of excitement as the increased funding levels, but they are just as important, if not more so, because they ensure that the allocated funds are used in the correct manner.
October 5, 2018 :
Energy-Efficient Buildings and Transportation will Drive Cleveland's Effort to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050
The plan sets out a vision for a more resilient city with improved quality of life for all residents through five focus areas, including energy efficiency and sustainable transportation.