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Law & Policy, Programs & Policy

Efficiency Programs Are Pricey for Illinois Industrial Companies

7 Nov , 2016  

Guess who gets zapped by Springfield’s latest energy-efficiency plan Crain’s Chicago Business, November 5, 2016 Who knew cutting electricity usage could cost so much? The state’s large industrial and manufacturing companies would see significant increases in their electric bills to help bankroll a dramatic expansion of energy-efficiency programs run by Commonwealth Edison and downstate utility […]

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Program Evaluation, Programs & Policy

Wisconsin’s Energy Efficiency Programs Under Fire

8 Mar , 2016  

Bill would cut funding for Wisconsin energy efficiency program Midwest Energy News, March 4, 2016. Image credit: Hans Wisconsin’s ratepayer-supported energy efficiency program could see a reduction in funding under a pending proposal in the state legislature. The bill, AB804, would cut about $7 million a year from the state’s Focus on Energy program. It was […]

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy, Uncategorized

Stop the Mutiny – Engage Industrials & Gain Their Support for Efficiency Programs

26 Feb , 2015  

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Stop the Mutiny – Engage Industrials & Gain Their Support for Efficiency Programs Brian McCowan Presented at AESP 25th National Conference, February 11, 2015 Large industrial and commercial customers use significant amounts of energy and any strategy to improve energy efficiency is deficient without them. Still, they have not fit easily into utility energy efficiency […]

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

2015 Expected to be the Year of Demand Response

22 Jan , 2015  

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Demand Response in 2015: Connectivity, new rate structures will fuel innovation Utility Dive, January 14, 2015 Demand response has been around since the 1970s, but this year could be poised for more growth than ever. Fueled by the expansion of high-tech devices, advanced networks and new rate structures, it’s no surprise many industry professionals foresee […]

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

Entergy’s “Quick” EE Programs Producing Immediate Savings

14 Nov , 2014  

Entergy Solutions: A Louisiana Program, a suite of Quick Start energy efficiency programs sponsored by Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C., provides customers a variety of ways to cut energy use at their homes and businesses.

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Program Evaluation, Programs & Policy

Consumers Energy Programs Racked up $575 Million in Savings in 2013

21 Feb , 2014  

Building Efficiency

Michigan homes and businesses have saved $575 million through 2013 by taking advantage of Consumers Energy’s energy efficiency programs.

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Building Technology, Whole Building

Efficiency Long Known to Be Least Cost is also Highest Value

21 Feb , 2014  

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America’s building sector often gets criticized for being an inefficient drain on the country’s electricity system.

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

NYSERDA Breaks Record for Longest Program Name

21 Feb , 2014  

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NYSERDA has launched a program to help businesses, universities, data center operators and researchers develop innovative technology to reduce the power needs of data systems.

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Industrial Technology, Process

Evaluation of Energy Efficiency Projects

18 Feb , 2014  

Process Efficiency

NYSERDA’s Industrial and Process Efficiency (IPE) Program provides technical assistance and installation incentives to manufacturing, agricultural, mining, wastewater, and data center customers.

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

NEEP Report: Northeast States Invested $2.5 Billion in Efficiency through 2013

17 Feb , 2014  

The Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States are experiencing unprecedented savings in electricity and natural gas use.

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