A new agreement between home appliance manufacturers and energy efficiency organizations will result in better efficiency standards for refrigerators, freezers, clothes washers, clothes dryers, dishwashers and room air conditioners.
In this 2nd part of my three-part interview with GridWise Alliance president Katherine Hamilton, she discusses the challenges facing smart grid deployment, next steps in the smart grid transformation, and why smart grid solutions benefit society.
In late November the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) convened renewable energy experts from across the nation on Capitol Hill for its day-long conference: Phase II of Renewable Energy in America National Policy Forum.
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) recently released its State Energy Efficiency Scorecard, a 50-state ranking of energy efficiency policies, programs, and practices.
Here we are staring at another weekend through the eyes of a Friday afternoon. This also means we are staring down at another exciting and informative amalgamation of renewable energy and clean tech stories.
So, before you "cash out" for the weekend, let's get you up to date with everything you ought to know about clean energy this week.
It's not always the big numbers that count when it comes to climate change. The latest release from the American Council for Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) drops a wee, little number into our laps as inspiration. Energy efficiency costs are holding steady at 2.5 cents per kWh.