The Votes Are In: Americans Want Energy Efficiency, But Does Congress?

Poll: Americans Want Energy Efficiency, but Will Congress Listen?

Switchboard, March 3, 2014

Not only do Americans overwhelmingly want energy-saving products – and energy efficiency to be part of our national energy solution – a new national survey shows the majority are more likely to support a member of Congress who voted for energy efficiency policies.

But will Congress listen to this powerful evidence to deliver concrete, pro-efficiency policies like reinstating and expanding the tax incentives that can help foster energy savings in our homes and communities, jettisoning counterproductive provisions like the infamous “light bulb rider” and finally passing a bipartisan bill to increase America’s energy efficiency ?

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