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Are We There Yet? Changing Markets in Energy Efficiency

Are We There Yet? Changing Markets in Energy Efficiency

Jeff Perkins, ERS, for Zondits Energy efficiency has been an evolutionary and incremental effort: evolutionary in how and why we do it, and incremental in terms of the technology and the economics to achieve it, as the state-of-the-art has continuously advanced over the years. In this article I am going to take a step back

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A History of Energy Efficiency in the US

35 years of energy efficiency progress, 35 more years of energy efficiency opportunity ACEEE, June 30, 2015. Image credit: Jeff Perkins In 1973, the Arab members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) imposed an oil embargo that increased energy prices, spurring efforts to conserve energy and improve energy efficiency in the US and

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